Cutaneous Metastatic Melanoma

  • Guido Massi
  • Philip E. Leboit


Malignant melanoma frequently metastasizes to the skin, either in proximity of the primary lesion or indeed anywhere on the entire body surface. In some cases, the cutaneous metastatic melanoma is the first sign of the neoplastic disease.


Primary Lesion Merkel Cell Carcinoma Primary Melanoma Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor Cutaneous Metastasis 
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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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