Esophageal Melanoma

Known as: Esophagus Melanoma, Melanoma of Esophagus, Melanoma of the Esophagus 
A melanoma affecting the esophageal wall. Melanoma in the esophagus is more commonly metastatic than primary. Primary melanomas of the esophagus are… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND We summarize the experience of diagnosis and surgical therapy for primary malignant melanoma of the esophagus (PMME… (More)
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2011
Review
2011
Primary malignant melanoma of the esophagus (PMME) is a rare disease with an extremely poor prognosis. Up to 2011, approximately… (More)
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2011
2011
The authors present the clinical case of an 87-year-old Caucasian male admitted to the emergency room with hematemesis. He had a… (More)
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2011
2011
A 72-year-old man presented with dysphagia and was investigated with an endoscopy. An ulcerated blackish tumor was found in the… (More)
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2009
2009
We report a rare case of flat-type primary malignant melanoma of the esophagus treated with endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR). A… (More)
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2008
2008
Herein is described two patients with early-stage primary malignant melanoma of the esophagus with long-term survival who were… (More)
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2007
2007
Background A 48-year-old Chinese woman presented with a 2-month history of progressive dysphagia for solids, and (less frequently… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
We report the case of primary malignant melanoma of oesophagus in a 63-year-old man who presented with a 8-week history of… (More)
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2001
2000