External ear tumors - malignant
Melanoma of outer ear / external auditory canal

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 15 February 2018, last major update October 2013

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PubMed Search: Melanoma external auditory canal

Cite this page: Pernick, N. Melanoma of outer ear / external auditory canal. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/earmelanoma.html. Accessed July 22nd, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Either external ear (1% of US melanoma cases) or external auditory canal (rare)
External ear
External auditory canal