Cervical lymph node metastasis from transitional cell carcinoma of urinary bladder: Case report and review of literature

Mutahir A Tunio, Mushabbab Asiri, yasir Bayoumi, Shoaib Ahmad, Mohsin fareed


The bladder cancer usually metastasizes to regional pelvic lymph nodes, lungs, liver and bones. Metastasis to non-regional lymph nodes especially cervical lymph nodes is extremely rare presentation. Metastasis to head and neck region is associated with poor prognosis and low survival rate. Here-in we report a case cervical lymph node metastasis in patient with muscle invasive bladder cancer.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5430/jst.v2n3p59

Journal of Solid Tumors

ISSN 1925-4067(Print)   ISSN 1925-4075(Online)

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