John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology

Cutaneous metastases of internal malignancies: an experience from a single institution Volume 27, numéro 6, November-December 2017

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Auteurs
1 Dipartimento di Fisiopatologia Medico-Chirurgica e dei Trapianti,
Università degli Studi di Milano,
IRCCS Fondazione Ca’ Granda - Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico,
via Pace 9, 20122 Milano, Italia
2 Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda - Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico,
UOC Dermatologia via Pace 9,
20122 Milano, Italia
3 Dipartimento di Fisiopatologia Medico-Chirurgica e dei Trapianti,
Università degli Studi di Milano,
Milano, Italia
4 Unità Operativa di Anatomia Patologica,
Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda - Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico,
via Francesco Sforza 35,
20122 Milan, Italy
5 Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche,
Chirurgiche e Odontoiatriche,
Università degli Studi di Milano,
via Francesco Sforza 35,
20122 Milan, Italy
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  • Mots-clés : cutaneous metastasis, histopathology, immunohistochemistry, internal malignancy
  • DOI : 10.1684/ejd.2017.3142
  • Page(s) : 609-14
  • Année de parution : 2017

Cutaneous metastases develop in about 0.6-10.4% of oncology patients, representing, in some cases, the first manifestation of an internal, misdiagnosed neoplasia [1-3]. The frequencies of the different histotypes of metastases are usually related to the frequency of the relative primary cancer according to age and gender [4, 5].In men, malignancies that most often metastasize to the skin are located in the lung, large intestine, oral cavity, kidney, breast, oesophagus, pancreas, stomach, and liver. [...]