Skeletal Metastasis


Journal Article (Review)

The most commonly diagnosed tumor in the skeleton represents metastatic disease. Metastatic carcinoma should be the first consideration in older patients with atypical radiologic findings or clinical features suggestive of a bone lesion. The primary goal in the setting of skeletal metastasis is usually palliation. © 2012 Elsevier Inc.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Deyrup, AT

Published Date

  • March 1, 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 287 - 300

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1875-9157

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1875-9181

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.path.2012.01.001

Citation Source

  • Scopus