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J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2003 Jan;13(1):53-4.

Skin metastasis from prostate adenocarcinoma.

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  • 1Department of Radiation Oncology, Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital, MA Johar Town, Lahore.


We are presenting an interesting case of skin metastasis from adenocarcinoma prostate. Interestingly bone metastasis were absent as documented on radioisotope bone scan and PSA levels were normal. As it was a hormone refractory disease, he was started on mitoxantrone and prednisolone chemotherapy. Lung metastatis appeared after 2 cycles of chemotherapy. He died of progressive disease 4 months later.

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