Neurological Sciences

, Volume 39, Issue 4, pp 805–807 | Cite as

Seizure as the unique clinical manifestation of cerebral metastases in a 27-year-old man with non-small cell lung cancer

Letter to the Editor
  • 50 Downloads

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

References

  1. 1.
    Mujoomdar A, Austin JH, Malhotra R, Powell CA, Pearson GD, Shiau MC, Raftopoulos H (2007) Clinical predictors of metastatic disease to the brain from non-small cell lung carcinoma: primary tumor size, cell type, and lymph node metastases. Radiology 242(3):882–888.  https://doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2423051707 CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Li T, Kung HJ, Mack PC, Gandara DR (2013) Genotyping and genomic profiling of non-small-cell lung cancer: implications for current and future therapies. J Clin Oncol Off J Am Soc Clin Oncol 31(8):1039–1049.  https://doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2012.45.3753 CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Kesari S, Batchelor TT (2003) Leptomeningeal metastases. Neurol Clin 21(1):25–66.  https://doi.org/10.1016/S0733-8619(02)00032-4 CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Dasgupta A, Sarkar D, Devi LG, Haldar S, Das D, Ghosh B, Dasgupta C, Basu S, Ghosh A, Majumdar A (2005) Primary neurological manifestations of lung cancer—a retrospective analysis of 8 patients. J Assoc Physicians India 53:208–212PubMedGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Lee MH, Kong DS, Seol HJ, Nam DH, Lee JI (2013) Risk of seizure and its clinical implication in the patients with cerebral metastasis from lung cancer. Acta Neurochir 155(10):1833–1837.  https://doi.org/10.1007/s00701-013-1826-6 CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Italia S.r.l., part of Springer Nature 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeurologyBeijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University; China National Clinical Research Center for Neurological DiseasesDongcheng DistrictPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Department of NeurologyBeijing Puren HospitalDongcheng DistrictPeople’s Republic of China

Personalised recommendations