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Does paraneoplastic phenomenon occur due to the invasion into the nerves by the tumour?

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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: No

Paraneoplastic syndromes are related to effects of substances produced by tumors.
Examples include a high calcium level, low sodium level, certain neurologic conditions, etc. Invasion of nerves by tumors are not paraneoplastic syndromes.

In brief: No

Paraneoplastic syndromes are related to effects of substances produced by tumors.
Examples include a high calcium level, low sodium level, certain neurologic conditions, etc. Invasion of nerves by tumors are not paraneoplastic syndromes.
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