The sonographic appearance of metastatic malignant melanoma.


The sonographic findings in the abdomen in 42 patients with intra-abdominal metastases from malignant melanoma are described. Multiple metastatic sites were seen in 10 of the 42, with the liver being the organ most often involved. Liver metastases were predominantly of low echo amplitude, and fluid was visible within 30 per cent of all metastases, probably… (More)


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@article{Paling1982TheSA, title={The sonographic appearance of metastatic malignant melanoma.}, author={Michael R. Paling and Thomas H. Shawker and Iain Love}, journal={Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine}, year={1982}, volume={1 2}, pages={75-8} }