Melanoma - nail bed
Summary
Location: Toes/sole of the foot
Behaviour: Between oral melanomas and skin melanomas, frequent metastases (> 50%)
Diagnostics: Needle aspirate/lymph node removal, radiography (bone and chest cavity)
Treatment: Primary tumor: surgery and additional radiotherapy
Prognosis: Strongly depending on the stage and treatment method used
Pictures
There are no pictures available for this tumour type
References
  1. Bergman PJ, Kent MS. melanomaOral. Withrow and MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology, Chapter 19 (p 321-330).
Clinical trials
There are currently no clinical trials for this tumour type.