Lymphangitic carcinomatosis (mnemonic)

A mnemonic for the causes of lymphangitic carcinomatosis is:

  • Certain Cancers Spread By Plugging The Lymphatics

Mnemonic

  • C: cervix
  • C: colon
  • S: stomach
  • B: breast
  • P: pancreas
  • T: thyroid
  • L: larynx and lung
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Article information

rID: 13105
System: Chest
Sections: Gamuts, Mnemonics
Tag: cancer
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Certain Cancers Spread By Plugging The Lymphatics

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