Early Treatment Key in Rare LEMS Case Linked to Tumor in Larynx

Early Treatment Key in Rare LEMS Case Linked to Tumor in Larynx

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Early Treatment Key in Rare LEMS Case Linked to Tumor in Larynx

The case of a man in whom a neuroendocrine tumor was found to be associated with Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) underscores the importance of early diagnosis and treatment of the two rarely associated conditions. “To the best of our knowledge, this current case has only one similar precedent in the published literature and it is the second report of an association between a [neuroendocrine tumor] and LEMS,” the researchers wrote. The case was described in…

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