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Table 1 Incidence of cell type causing gastrointestinal (Antler et al.) or small/large bowel (McNeill et al.) metastases

From: Frequency, symptoms and outcome of intestinal metastases of bronchopulmonary cancer. Case report and review of the literature

Histologic cell type Antler et al. 1982 [6]: 58 gastrointesinal metastasis out of 423 cases McNeill et al. 1987 [7]: 46 small/large bowel metastasis out of 431 cases
Squamous cell 19 out of 173 (11%) 15/5 out of 199 (10%)
Adenocarcinoma 6 out of 72 (8%) 13/6 out of 108 (18%)
Large cell 17 out of 87 (20%) 12/6 out of 31 (58%)
Small Cell 11 out of 48 (23%) 6/5 out of 73 (15%)
Others 5 out of 43 (11%) 0/2 out of 20 (10%)