Author | Michael R. Kaczanowski, MD


Small-Bowel Metastatic Melanoma

September 01, 2007

An 83-year-old man with a history of hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and diverticulosis was hospitalized because of painless hematochezia of 1 day's duration. Two years earlier, he had undergone surgical excision of a superficial spreading melanoma on his right thigh.