ROS1 positive non-small cell lung cancer with pulmonary embolism in a 22-year woman

Submitted: June 6, 2020
Accepted: July 1, 2020
Published: August 7, 2020
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ROS1-rearrangement occurs in 1-2% of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). This mutation is predominantly seen in relatively young, non-smoker, female with adenocarcinoma. Association of pulmonary embolism with ROS1-rearranged NSCLC has been suggested. We report a case of a 22-year-old woman with ROS1-positive NSCLC and pulmonary embolism. This case possibly represents the youngest patient in the literature.

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Datta, Ananda, Satya Padmaja Mantha, Suvradeep Mitra, Prasanta Raghab Mohapatra, M Srikanth Goud, and Manoj Kumar Panigrahi. 2020. “ROS1 Positive Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer With Pulmonary Embolism in a 22-Year Woman”. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease 90 (3). https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2020.1435.