Tumors malignant

Hypoechoic mass in the abdominal wall that biopsy proved to be a metastasis of a melanoma

Clinical Info

Small lesion found on PET scan

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Hypoechoic mass in the abdominal wall that biopsy proved to be a metastasis of a melanoma

With different settings the lesion could be mistaken for a cyst

Minimal flow in the mass
Minimal flow in the mass
Biopsy needle in front of the lesion
Biopsy needle in front of the lesion
Biopsy needle in the lesion
Biopsy needle in the lesion

There is also a larger mass in the iliac fossa

The same patient was treated for inguinal metastases of a melanoma a few months earlier


Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 78
  • Body part: Abdominal wall

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System