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Primary malignant melanoma of the esophagus

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Bründler, M A
Published in Diseases of the Esophagus. 2000, vol. 13, no. 2, p. 172-4
Abstract A case of primary malignant melanoma of the esophagus is reported, followed by a review of the literature. The clinical presentation of this uncommon tumor is similar to esophageal carcinoma and the preoperative diagnosis may be difficult. A total esophagectomy is the treatment of choice. The prognosis remains poor despite aggressive treatment.
Keywords AgedEsophageal Neoplasms/diagnosis/metabolism/pathology/surgeryFemaleHumansImmunohistochemistryLymphatic MetastasisMelanoma/diagnosis/metabolism/pathology/surgery
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PMID: 14601912
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DE PERROT, Marc Eugène Antoine et al. Primary malignant melanoma of the esophagus. In: Diseases of the Esophagus, 2000, vol. 13, n° 2, p. 172-4. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:45084

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