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Year : 1999  |  Volume : 65  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 230--231

Disseminated malignant melanoma


Department of Dermatology and Venereology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi - 110029, India

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Kaushal k Verma
Department of Dermatology and Venereology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi - 110029
India
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A 25-year-old man had multiple asymptomatic nodular lesions on the trunk, extremities and the face for 3 months. He also had left facial palsy with severe headache and vomiting. There were no other systemic or constitutional symptoms. Skin biopsyfrom a nodular lesion showed features of malignant melanoma, confirmed by Fontana Masson and S-100 protein staining. A diagnosis of disseminated malignant melanoma was made and the patient was treated symptomatically. The patient died in 4 months.






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