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Primary mucosal malignant melanoma of middle ear — A case report

  • B. S. Mehta
  • Hiten Maniyar
Clinical Report

Abstract

Primary mucosal malignant melanoma reported in this case is a rare clinical entity. Very few cases of primary mucosal malignant melanoma of middle ear have been reported in the literature till date. The etiopathology, clinical features and management of this disease has been described here.

Keywords

Primary mucosal malignant melanoma Middle ear 

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Copyright information

© Association of Otolaryngologists of India 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. S. Mehta
    • 2
  • Hiten Maniyar
    • 1
  1. 1.Shri M.P. Shah Medical CollegeJamnagarIndia
  2. 2.“SHANTI” Behind Diggamberjain TempleJamnagarIndia

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