Abstract

Skin melanoma can metastasize to any organ or tissue. The median survival in patient with intestinal metastases is inferior to 7 months compared to other sites metastasis. A wide intestinal resection including the resection of the mesentery with lymph nodes remains the main treatment due to the low morbidity and mortality rate it is also associated with.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages0
JournalANNALI ITALIANI DI CHIRURGIA
Volume86
Publication statusPublished - 2015

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery

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