Cutaneous malignant melanoma metastatic to a uterine leiomyoma: a case report.

@article{Bakelaar2008CutaneousMM,
  title={Cutaneous malignant melanoma metastatic to a uterine leiomyoma: a case report.},
  author={Ryan T Bakelaar and John T. Soper and Christopher V Lutman},
  journal={The Journal of reproductive medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={53 9},
  pages={697-9}
}
BACKGROUND Malignant melanoma is the sixth-most-common cancer in the United States and can spread throughout the body. This report represents the second case of a cutaneous melanoma involving a uterine leiomyoma. CASE A 49-year-old woman presented with an inguinal mass; biopsy revealed an undifferentiated neoplasm. Further examination and computed tomography revealed an enlarged, fibroid uterus. The patient underwent a total abdominal hysterectomy, bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy and right… CONTINUE READING