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Content updated on Jun 1, 2022

What is skin metastasis of malignant tumor?

Skin metastasis of malignant tumour is the spread of cancerous cells from another organ (commonly the lungs, liver and breasts), to the skin through either the blood or lymphatic system. Spread to the skin is usually rare and patients with such a tumour usually have a poor prognosis.

Symptoms of skin metastasis of malignant tumor

  • Lumps under the skin

  • Hair loss

Questions your doctor may ask to check for skin metastasis of malignant tumor

Your doctor may ask these questions to diagnose skin metastasis of malignant tumor

  • Do you feel a lump/lumps under your skin?

  • Have you felt that you are losing more hair recently?

Treatment for skin metastasis of malignant tumor

Different treatment options will be recommended by the doctor depending on the source of the cancer. Most commonly, patients will require systemic therapy and treatment of the underlying primary tumour.

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