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BMJ Case Rep. 2010; 2010: bcr08.2009.2222.
Published online 2010 February 25. doi:  10.1136/bcr.08.2009.2222
PMCID: PMC3029118
Unusual presentation of more common disease/injury

Unusual recurrence of small cell lung carcinoma


We report a case of malignant meningitis in a 63-year-old man with a background of treated small cell carcinoma. He presented with dizziness, vomiting and ataxia. His imaging investigations did not show any abnormalities, but lumbar puncture confirmed the diagnosis of malignant meningitis.

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