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Malignant melanoma metastatic to the cystic and common bile ducts.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6360328     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Malignant melanoma can involve any organ of the body and commonly involves the gastrointestinal tract. The first case of melanoma in the world's literature involving the cystic duct and the first in the English literature involving the common bile duct is described. This case is compared with the two cases in the world's literature with common duct involvement.
Authors:
J B O'Connell; D M Whittemore; J C Russell; W A Ellis; D R Becker
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cancer     Volume:  53     ISSN:  0008-543X     ISO Abbreviation:  Cancer     Publication Date:  1984 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-02-21     Completed Date:  1984-02-21     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0374236     Medline TA:  Cancer     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  184-6     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Bile Duct Neoplasms / secondary*
Cholecystitis / pathology
Cholelithiasis / pathology
Common Bile Duct*
Cystic Duct*
Female
Humans
Laparotomy
Melanoma / pathology*
Middle Aged
Skin Neoplasms / pathology*

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