MARVIN I. SCHWARZ, M.D.; LOUIS C. WADDELL, M.D.; DAVID H. DOMBECK, M.D.; HANS WEILL, M.D., F.A.C.P.; MORTON M. ZISKIND, M.D., F.A.C.P.
A 60-year-old man had documented adenocarcinoma of the prostate and lymphangitic metastases to the lung. After orchiectomy there was marked improvement documented by serial pulmonary function studies and chest X rays. The patient's relatively asymptomatic state and prolonged survival differ markedly from the clinical course previously described in this disease.
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SCHWARZ MI, WADDELL LC, DOMBECK DH, WEILL H, ZISKIND MM. Prolonged Survival in Lymphangitic Carcinomatosis. Ann Intern Med. 1969;71:779–783. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-71-4-779
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1969;71(4):779-783.
Hematology/Oncology, Lung Cancer, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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