Lung tumor
Other malignancies

Topic Completed: 1 September 2012

Revised: 31 January 2019, last major update September 2012

Copyright: (c) 2003-2017,, Inc.

PubMed Search: melanoma lung

Deepali Jain, M.D.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Jain D. Melanoma. website. Accessed October 21st, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Rare as primary, must rule out metastatic disease
  • Primaries probably arise from residual melanoblasts
  • Frequently endobronchial
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