melanomatosis


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melanomatosis

[‚mel·ə‚nō·mə′tō·səs]
(medicine)
Widespread distribution of melanoma.
Diffuse melanotic pigmentation of the meninges.
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From 35% to 37% of patients in whom OM develops, have pre-existing benign melanomatosis of the oral mucosa (28).
Evaluation of cimetidine as a therapy for dermal melanomatosis in grey horse.
Autopsy revealed the pathologic diagnosis of primary leptomeningeal melanomatosis.
We report a rare case of malignant meningeal melanomatosis with associated neurocutaneous melanomatosis presenting as such.