Lung tumor
Other malignancies
Melanoma

Author: Deepali Jain, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 3 January 2017, last major update September 2012

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Definition / General
Cite this page: Melanoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/lungtumormelanoma.html. Accessed March 29th, 2017.
Definition / General
  • Rare as primary, must rule out metastatic disease
  • Primaries probably arise from residual melanoblasts
  • Frequently endobronchial