Metastasis of Epidermoid Cervical Carcinoma Cell to the Orbit

Widiastuti Widiastuti • Rachmi Fauziah Rahayu • Djoko Susianto • Rita Budianti • Heru Priyanto 2 more
Journal article Indonesian Journal of Cancer • March 2018

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Orbital metastases of cervical cancer cell are very rare. There is only one case reported in Dr. Moewardi Public Hospital Surakarta between 1999 and 2017. A 45-year-old woman was admitted with the upper right orbital lesion. She had not received a routine gynecologic examination for more than 10 years. She had normal chest X-ray. Abdominal ultrasonography revealed a heteroechoic lesion poor defined edge in cervix utery expands to corpus utery and rectum. Bilateral uropathy obstruction occured. Bone survey demonstrated osteolytic bone metastasis in the right supra orbital bone and a compression fracture of the twelfth thoracal spine. Head and orbital Computed Tomography (CT) scan, which revealed multiple metastatic lesions in the right orbital expanding to extra cranial, was performed. Our diagnosis was cervical cancer FIGO IV-B stage with distant metastasis thus chemoradiation was given. The aim of this report is to give more references regarding this complicated clinical condition.




Indonesian Journal of Cancer

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