Melanocarcinoma amelanico perianal. Case presentation

The malignant melanoma is a neoplasia that originates from melanocites. Its uncontrolled growing is manifested initially as a macula that, while evolutioning, conforms a strongly pigmented tumor, at times ulcerated and hemorrhaged, that tends to grow progressively in size, it has a high metastatic p...

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Main Authors: Juan E. Domínguez Suárez, Bárbara Lucía Cabezas Poblet, Rubén Bembibre Taboada
Format: Article
Language:Spanish
Published: Centro Provincial de Información de Ciencias Médicas. Cienfuegos 2006-08-01
Series:Medisur
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Online Access:http://www.medisur.sld.cu/index.php/medisur/article/view/205
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spelling doaj-33ea96cdb56548c5b3409cecb468ef172020-11-25T01:41:18ZspaCentro Provincial de Información de Ciencias Médicas. CienfuegosMedisur1727-897X2006-08-01427072205Melanocarcinoma amelanico perianal. Case presentationJuan E. Domínguez SuárezBárbara Lucía Cabezas PobletRubén Bembibre TaboadaThe malignant melanoma is a neoplasia that originates from melanocites. Its uncontrolled growing is manifested initially as a macula that, while evolutioning, conforms a strongly pigmented tumor, at times ulcerated and hemorrhaged, that tends to grow progressively in size, it has a high metastatic potential and an unfavorable prognosis. In this work, a case evaluated in the Coloproctology Service of the Universitary Hospital ¨Dr. Gustavo Aldereguia Lima¨, of Cienfuegos, is exposed, corresponding to an 87 year old female patient, with an exuberant perianal lesion, submitted to surgical intervention to better her life quality. Based in the histopathological study, it was diagnosed as melanocarcinoma. <strong><br /></strong>http://www.medisur.sld.cu/index.php/medisur/article/view/205melanomamelanocitoneoplasmas de las glándulas anales
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author Juan E. Domínguez Suárez
Bárbara Lucía Cabezas Poblet
Rubén Bembibre Taboada
spellingShingle Juan E. Domínguez Suárez
Bárbara Lucía Cabezas Poblet
Rubén Bembibre Taboada
Melanocarcinoma amelanico perianal. Case presentation
Medisur
melanoma
melanocito
neoplasmas de las glándulas anales
author_facet Juan E. Domínguez Suárez
Bárbara Lucía Cabezas Poblet
Rubén Bembibre Taboada
author_sort Juan E. Domínguez Suárez
title Melanocarcinoma amelanico perianal. Case presentation
title_short Melanocarcinoma amelanico perianal. Case presentation
title_full Melanocarcinoma amelanico perianal. Case presentation
title_fullStr Melanocarcinoma amelanico perianal. Case presentation
title_full_unstemmed Melanocarcinoma amelanico perianal. Case presentation
title_sort melanocarcinoma amelanico perianal. case presentation
publisher Centro Provincial de Información de Ciencias Médicas. Cienfuegos
series Medisur
issn 1727-897X
publishDate 2006-08-01
description The malignant melanoma is a neoplasia that originates from melanocites. Its uncontrolled growing is manifested initially as a macula that, while evolutioning, conforms a strongly pigmented tumor, at times ulcerated and hemorrhaged, that tends to grow progressively in size, it has a high metastatic potential and an unfavorable prognosis. In this work, a case evaluated in the Coloproctology Service of the Universitary Hospital ¨Dr. Gustavo Aldereguia Lima¨, of Cienfuegos, is exposed, corresponding to an 87 year old female patient, with an exuberant perianal lesion, submitted to surgical intervention to better her life quality. Based in the histopathological study, it was diagnosed as melanocarcinoma. <strong><br /></strong>
topic melanoma
melanocito
neoplasmas de las glándulas anales
url http://www.medisur.sld.cu/index.php/medisur/article/view/205
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