[Ileal and axillary metastasis of primary unknown site melanoma. Clinical case].

@article{Catania1997IlealAA,
  title={[Ileal and axillary metastasis of primary unknown site melanoma. Clinical case].},
  author={Vito Catania and Rosario Bonaccorso and A. Santuccio and F Pastorelli and S Baggieri and Vincenzo Cavallaro and Vincenzo Minutolo and F. Cammisuli},
  journal={Annali italiani di chirurgia},
  year={1997},
  volume={68 3},
  pages={385-9; discussion 390}
}
The incidence of Cutaneous Melanoma is 4-5% of all the tumors of the skin. This incidence increases several folds in the last years. Metastases of Melanoma involve lungs, skin, soft tissue, liver, bone, brain, but in 20-30% of the patients involve gastrointestinal (GI) tract. In 60-70% of the cases GI metastases involve small bowel, in 15-20% stomach, in 10… CONTINUE READING