LEMS Likely Triggered by Rare Skin Cancer in Case Study

LEMS Likely Triggered by Rare Skin Cancer in Case Study

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LEMS Likely Triggered by Rare Skin Cancer in Case Study

Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) may be associated with a rare type of skin cancer called Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC), according to a case study which also highlighted the need for multidisciplinary care in such complex cases. The case report, “Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome and Paraneoplastic Cerebellar Degeneration Associated with Merkel Cell Carcinoma with Unknown Primary: A Case Report,” was published in the journal Acta Dermato-Venereologica. Different types of paraneoplastic syndromes, including LEMS, have been associated with…

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