With regard to the rarity of metastatic tumor of the oropharyngeal region, we report a case of tonsillar metastases from the small cell carcinoma of the lung with controlateral cervical lymphadenopathy. The review of literature and the our clinic experience confirms the opportunity for an exclusively palliative treatment as then one no survivors in such events.
|Translated title of the contribution||Palatine tonsillar metastasis from small cell carcinoma of the lung|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Acta Otorhinolaryngologica Italica|
|Publication status||Published - Aug 2000|
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