Skin metastases in cancer patients

P. S. Spencer, T. N. Helm

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Although every cancer may cause skin metastases, some do so more frequently. Proper diagnosis can lead to early detection of a previously unrecognized malignancy. Autopsy data from 7,518 patients with internal cancer were analyzed, and the findings were compared with the literature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)119-121
Number of pages3
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1987

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology

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