Cytodiagnosis of an Unsuspected Case of Metastatic Malignant Melanoma

Swati Singla, Sonam Sharma, Poonam Khambra, Gaurav Singla


Malignant melanoma is a potentially aggressive tumor with widespread metastasizing ability. Here we describe an unsuspected case of metastatic malignant melanoma to cervical lymphnode which was diagnosed by fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC), thus highlighting the pivotal role of FNAC in the early diagnosis of metastatic melanoma.


Metastatic, Malignant melanoma, Cytology.

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