SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

vol.28 issue5Pneumatosis intestinalesSurgical treatment of pheochromocytoma metastasis author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand




Related links


Revista do Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgiões

Print version ISSN 0100-6991On-line version ISSN 1809-4546


PRADO FILHO, Orlando Ribeiro; LIMA, Thayse Gonçalves de  and  MONTEIRO, Orlando Gonçalves. Lower gastrointestinal bleeding due to metastatic malignant melanoma. Rev. Col. Bras. Cir. [online]. 2001, vol.28, n.5, pp.389-390. ISSN 0100-6991.

A case of lower gastrointestinal bleeding due to metastatic malignant melanoma in a man, in which the final diagnosis was made only on surgery, is reported. The patient underwent a segmentary enterectomy with primary anastomosis and he was discharged on tenth postoperative day.

Keywords : Gastrointestinal bleeding; Melanoma; Metastasis.

        · text in Portuguese     · Portuguese ( pdf )


Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License