Case Report

Melanoma metastatic to the breast

Ioannidis Charilaos

Iaso hospital, Athens, Greece

Correspondence: Ioannidis Charilaos, Iaso hospital, 264 Mesogeion Avenue, GR-15562, Athens, Greece, E – mail:


Metastatic tumors to the breast are rare. A case of a 49- year old female patient with a fast growing breast lump, that proved to be metastatic melanoma from an earlier treated cutaneous melanoma of the lower extremity, is presented. Treatment suggestions are made considering the dismal prognosis of these patients.

Keywords: malignant melanoma, pregnancy, treatment

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