An unusual cause of superior vena cava obstruction

Chan, S. L.; Arifi, A. A.; Chan, A. B. W.; Chan, A. L. C.; Ma, B. B. Y.
February 2006
Thorax;Feb2006, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p182
Academic Journal
The article discusses the case of a 54-year-old chronic smoker presented with a two-week history of progressive facial swelling and dyspnea. Physical examination showed signs of superior vena cava obstruction. Histological examination confirmed adenocarcinoma without any features pointing to a specific primary origin.


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