Myxoid Melanoma

  • Guido Massi
  • Philip E. Leboit


Myxoid melanoma is characterized by abundant deposits of mucin. Stellate melanocytes are widely scattered in mucinous foci, and the lesion may not be recognizable as a melanocytic one if this change is widespread enough.


Fibrous Histiocytoma Mucin Production Myxoid Liposarcoma Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma Myxoid Chondrosarcoma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Guido Massi
    • 1
  • Philip E. Leboit
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PathologyCatholic University Medical SchoolRomeItaly
  2. 2.University of CaliforniaSan FranciscoUSA

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