The spectrum of small bowel melanoma.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Twenty-one patients with documented secondary small bowel involvement by malignant melanoma are reviewed. Roentgen mainfestations are discussed and illustrated. A vigorous diagnostic approach emphasizing enteroclysis is described. Clinical awareness and aggressive radiologic investigation are providing these patients with earlier surgical and adjuvant therapy, which appears to be leading to increased length of survival.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Oddson, TA; Rice, RP; Seigler, HF; Thompson, WM; Kelvin, FM; Clark, WM

Published Date

  • October 1, 1978

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 3 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 419 - 423

PubMed ID

  • 729991

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0364-2356

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/BF01887106

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States