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metastatic CNS tumors

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Which of the following is most accurate regarding metastatic CNS tumors?

 
        A) Multiple myeloma often metastazise(s) to the skull.
 
        B) Pancreatic cancer often bleed(s).
 
        C) Reproductive tumors often metastazise(s) to the meninges.
 
        D) Multiple myeloma often bleed(s).
 
        E) Gallbladder neoplasms often bleed(s).
 

 


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A) Multiple myeloma often metastazise(s) to the skull.

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The statement, "Multiple myeloma often metastazise(s) to the skull." is true.
Multiple myeloma often metastazise(s) to the skull, often metastazise(s) to the meninges, and often metastazise(s) to the dura.  (See References)

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B) Pancreatic cancer often bleed(s).

This answer is incorrect.


The statement, "Pancreatic cancer often bleed(s)." is false.
Pancreatic cancer often metastazise(s) to the brain.  (See References)

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C) Reproductive tumors often metastazise(s) to the meninges.

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The statement, "Reproductive tumors often metastazise(s) to the meninges." is false.
Reproductive tumors often metastazise(s) to the brain.  (See References)

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D) Multiple myeloma often bleed(s).

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The statement, "Multiple myeloma often bleed(s)." is false.
Multiple myeloma often metastazise(s) to the skull, often metastazise(s) to the meninges, and often metastazise(s) to the dura.  (See References)

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E) Gallbladder neoplasms often bleed(s).

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The statement, "Gallbladder neoplasms often bleed(s)." is false.
Gallbladder neoplasms often metastazise(s) to the brain.  (See References)

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References:

1. Geyers, J.D., Keating, J.M., and Potts, D.C. (2002). Neurology for the Boards, 2nd Edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia.
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