Metastatic melanoma in the brain

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Headaches. History of melanoma.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male
CT

CT Brain

Non-enhanced head CT reveals hyperdense lesions in brain. 

Case Discussion

The brain is the most common site of metastases to the head from malignant melanoma, but it can occur in almost any intracranial or extracranial structures.

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Case information

rID: 19599
Case created: 27th Sep 2012
Last edited: 23rd Mar 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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