Neoplastic meningitis: a rare presentation of bronchial adenocarcinoma

Emke Marechal, Patrick Cras, Paul M. Parizel, David Creytens, Sofie Verbeke, Gregory Helsen

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Following chronic daily headache, neoplastic meningitis was diagnosed in a non-smoking 44-year-old man. A bronchial adenocarcinoma was found to be the primary tumor. He was treated with erlotinib. Meningitis as the first manifestation of a malignancy is very rare.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)337-339
Number of pages3
JournalActa Neurologica Belgica
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2011
Externally publishedYes


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