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March 2012

Patient Data: Male patient 23 years old

Clinical Info: Treated for a melanoma 5 years before. Routine examination


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Transverse image showing a nearly isoechoic mass in the tail of the pancreas


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Color doppler image of the pancreas with the same lesion


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Another transverse image of the pancreas


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Transverse image of the pancreatic head showing a smaller second lesion


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Longitudinal image of the second smaller lesion in the head of the pancreas


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Longitudinal image of the right kidney showing a small nearly isoechoic mass in the upperpole


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Transverse image of the right kidney showing the same mass


42268-melanoma_metastases.swf Axial CT images of the same patient also showing pulmonary and bony lesions


42269-melanoma_metastases2.swf Coronal CT images of the same patient also showing pulmonary and bony lesions


42270-melanoma_metastases3.swf Sagittal CT images of the same patient also showing pulmonary and bony lesions

The pancreatic and renal lesions proved to be metastases of the previously treated melanoma


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