Merkel cell carcinoma in a renal transplant patient

N. Silvestris, F. D'Elia, G. Tarantino, A. Lucarelli

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Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is an aggressive neuroendocrine skin cancer which seems to be common in transplant recipients. We describe the case of a renal transplant patient who developed a MCC on the right glutaeus eight years after transplantation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)399-400
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Experimental and Clinical Cancer Research
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2000


  • Merkel cell carcinoma
  • Renal transplantation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research
  • Oncology


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