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Liver metastases from cancer of unknown primary (CUPL): A retrospective analysis of presentation, management and prognosis in 49 patients and systematic review of the literature.
A case of cancer of unknown primary origin without a primary site.
Yield of esophagogastroduodenoscopy and colonoscopy in cancer of unknown primary.
Molecular assignment of tissue of origin in cancer of unknown primary may not predict response to therapy or outcome: a systematic literature review.
3) To our knowledge, there are few reported cases of cancer of unknown primary site that were found to have metastasized to the cutaneous-subcutaneous anterior abdominal wall and no cases presenting as an isolated intramuscular abdominal wall mass.
Studies have shown the accuracy rate for this test to be 87 percent, which is much higher than the 20 percent to 30 percent accuracy rate achieved with traditional methods of cancer of unknown primary classification.
The common differential diagnoses include metastases of malignancies primary to the head and neck, malignant lymphoma, and cancer of unknown primary site (CUP).

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