Palliative surgery for a skeletal metastasis from melanoma in the scaphoid – a critical case report appraisal

Stephane Stahl, Oliver Lotter, Matthias Pfau, Sven Perner & Hans-Eberhard Schaller
This is the third case report of a skeletal melanoma metastasis in the hand known from the literature. The melanoma metastatis of the left scaphoid of a 46-year-old woman mimicked a pseudarthrosis. Our surgical intervention achieved the palliation of her hand metastasis and improved the quality of h[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]