Pancreaticoduodenectomy for melanoma metastatic to the duodenum: A case report and review of the literature

Meyers, Michael O.; Frey, Daniel J.; Levine, Edward A.
December 1998
American Surgeon;Dec1998, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p1174
Academic Journal
Reports a case of duodenal metastasized melanoma that was treated with pancreaticoduodenectomy in New Orleans, Louisiana. Prevalence of duodenal metastasized melanoma; Prognosis of the disease; Surgical and palliative treatment for melanomas; Etiology of malignant melanoma; Survival rate of patients with duodenal melanoma.


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