Cutaneous metastases from esophageal adenocarcinoma.

@article{Triantafyllou2015CutaneousMF,
  title={Cutaneous metastases from esophageal adenocarcinoma.},
  author={Stamatina Triantafyllou and Doulami Georgia and Vrakopoulou Gavriella-Zoi and Mpistarakis Dimitrios and Katsaragakis Stulianos and Liakakos Theodoros and Zografos Georgios and Theodorou Dimitrios},
  journal={International surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={100 3},
  pages={558-61}
}
The aim of this study is to present 2 rare cases of cutaneous metastases originated from adenocarcinoma of the gastro-esophageal junction, thus, underline the need for early diagnosis and possible treatment of suspicious skin lesions among patients with esophageal malignancy. Metastatic cancer to the skin originated from internal malignancies, mostly lung cancer, breast cancer, and colorectal cancer, constitute 0.5 to 9% of all metastatic cancers. (5, 8, 15) Skin metastases, mainly from… CONTINUE READING