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Proximal myopathy due to discrete carcinomatous metastases in muscle
  1. R Doshi,
  2. T Fowler
  1. Regional Neurological Unit, The Brook General Hospital, Woolwich, London, UK


    Two patients are described with proximal muscle weakness and electromyographic evidence of a myopathic process. In both, discrete carcinomatous metastatic deposits were found in proximal muscles. The possible clinical implications are discussed.

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