Clinical and histopathologic analysis indicated primary malignant melanoma
of the urinary bladder.
Skin malignancies generally and malignant melanoma
specifically, which are the common malignancies in white races, are quite less common in Asian population including the Pakistani population.
In this study, we investigated the roles of NOP14 in malignant melanoma
Primary malignant melanoma
of the esophagus is a rare disease that accounts for 0.1%-0.2% of the total primary malignant tumors of the esophagus.
often metastasizes through lymphatic channels to the skin or subcutaneous tissues, as well as to regional lymph nodes.
of Cases (%) 1 Becker's nevus 4 (13) 2 Nevus sebaceous 4 (13) 3 Dermal nevus 4 (13) 4 Compound nevus 2 (6.45) 5 Seborrheic dermatitis 3 (9.6) 6 Pigmented seborrheic keratosis 1 (3.2) 7 Nevus spilus 1 (3.2) 8 Linear verrucous epidermoid nevus 1 (3.2) 9 Nevus hypermelanosis/ post- 2 (6.45) inflammatory hyperpigmentation 10 Universal acquired melanosis 1 (3.2) 11 Malignant melanoma
3 (9.6) 12 Pigmented basal cell carcinoma 4 (13) Total 31 In our study out of total 31 cases, benign pigmented lesions account for 25 cases (80%) and malignant 6 cases (20%) [Table 1].
In a Nigerian study, the most common ophthalmic malignancies were SCC of the conjunctiva and eyelids.13 In institutes of Western Nepal, the common most malignancy was SCC then BCC, malignant melanoma
and lacrimal gland adenocarcinoma.14
(1,5) Mancebo et al reported a case in which basal cell carcinoma was thought to be the conduit for the extension of the malignant melanoma
Medical form of a patient with malignant melanoma
of the skin - part 1
Positron emission tomography in the follow up of cutaneous malignant melanoma
patients: a systematic review.
is the most deadly type of skin cancer.
However, evidence for a link between obesity, weight loss and malignant melanoma
(MM) accounts for 3% of all cancers in Europe .
in South Africans of mixed ancestry: a retrospective analysis.
represents about one percent of all skin cancers, but it is responsible for the majority of all skin cancer death.