Metastatic melanoma in the brain

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Headaches. History of melanoma.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male

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
Published: 27th Sep 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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