Virchows Archiv A

, Volume 393, Issue 2, pp 245–250 | Cite as

Primary malignant melanoma of the vagina and cervix uteri

Report of a case with utrastructural study
  • C. Y. Genton
  • J. Kunz
  • W. E. Schreiner
Case Report


This report concerns a very rare case of primary malignant melanoma involving the vagina and cervix uteri occurring in a 45-year-old woman. The clinical, light-microscopic and ultrastructural findings are presented and discussed.

Key words

Malignant melanoma of the vagina Malignant melanoma of the cervix Malignant melanoma Ultrastructure 


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© Springer-Verlag 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Y. Genton
    • 1
  • J. Kunz
    • 2
  • W. E. Schreiner
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Pathology of the UniversityZürich
  2. 2.Department of Gynecology of the University Women's HospitalZürichSwitzerland

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