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CASE REPORT
Year : 2019  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 50-51

A rare case of cardiac metastasis from non-small cell lung cancer


1 Department of Medical Oncology, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, Rohini, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, Rohini, New Delhi, India
3 Department of Radiology, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, Rohini, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Venkata Pradeep Babu
Room No. 2258, 2nd Floor C Block, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, Sector - 5, Rohini - 110 085, New Delhi
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/JICC.JICC_8_19

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Heart is reported to be one of the least common sites of tumor metastasis. The lung is the most common cancer worldwide, and the metastasis to heart from lung cancer has rarely been described. Here, we describe a patient with lung cancer whose tumor metastasized to the left atrium of heart while on treatment.


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