Melanoma, together with breast and lung cancer, is the most common metastatic tumor of gastrointestinal tract, sited usually in the small bowel, less frequently in the large bowel or in the stomach. We report a rare localization of metastatic melanoma to the major papilla. Clinical presentation and endoscopic treatment is discussed. Literature is briefly reviewed.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Giornale Italiano di Endoscopia Digestiva|
|Publication status||Published - 1999|
- Gastrointestinal tract
- Papilla of Vater
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