SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Disorders of the Pleura
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Melanoma is the 6th most common cause of cancer in the United States. Despite excellent rates of survival in five years, metastatic disease lowers survival rate to less than 20%1. Although lung metastasis is common, isolated pleural metastasis and pleural effusion are rare findings in malignant melanoma2.