Published in Cancer Weekly, February 23rd, 2010
"This patient presented with neurologic complaints (manifesting as generalized muscle weakness and swallowing dysfunction associated with a poor cough reflex) 10 months after achieving a very good partial remission and without evidence of systemic progression. Examination of the cerebrospinal fluid revealed leptomeningeal involvement," wrote A.R. Mourad and colleagues.
The researchers concluded: "Very, little is known about the mechanisms of myelomatous spread to the leptomeninges, a very...
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