Lung tumor
Ectopic tumors

Topic Completed: 1 September 2012

Minor changes: 24 January 2020

Copyright: 2003-2020,, Inc.

PubMed Search: melanoma lung

Deepali Jain, M.D.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Jain D. Melanoma. website. Accessed August 8th, 2020.
Definition / general
  • Rare as primary, must rule out metastatic disease
  • Primaries probably arise from residual melanoblasts
  • Frequently endobronchial
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