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Metastatic melanoma concurrent to the urinary bladder and endometrium: Case report

We report a case of a 47-year-old woman with a history of acral lentiginous melanoma, left great toe subungual primary, metastatic to the lungs, brain, and spleen, presenting with lower urinary tract symptoms.

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Bilateral Paraneoplastic Orbital Myositis Associated With Malignant Melanoma and Multiple Myeloma

Paraneoplastic extraocular muscle enlargement has been reported in a small number of patients with cancers including breast or lymphoma, usually presenting with bilateral multiple muscle involvement.

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Sentinel lymph node biopsy positivity in patients with acral lentiginous and other subtypes of cutaneous melanoma

Researchers examined if acral lentiginous melanoma (ALM), a rare subtype of malignant melanoma typically occurring on the palmar and plantar surfaces, is independently linked with sentinel lymph node (SLN) positivity.

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Age-Based Disparities in Metastatic Melanoma Patients Treated in the Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors (ICI) Versus Non-ICI Era: A Population-Based Study

Immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) have revolutionized metastatic melanoma treatment, but our knowledge of ICI activity across age groups is insufficient.

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