Massive pleural effusion due to metastatic malignant melanoma is rare. We report a case of bilateral (massive on left side) pleural effusion as a metastatic manifestation of cutaneous malignant melanoma. In our case, successful outcome of pleurodesis with vincristine is significant as this agent is rarely used.
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 01-04-2010|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine