Treatment of melanoma metastases in a limb by isolated limb perfusion and isolated limb infusion
Article first published online: 19 AUG 2011
Copyright © 2011 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Journal of Surgical Oncology
Special Issue: Seminars in Surgical Oncology: Melanoma
Volume 104, Issue 4, pages 397–404, 15 September 2011
How to Cite
Testori, A., Verhoef, C., Kroon, H. M., Pennacchioli, E., Faries, M. B., Eggermont, A. M.M. and Thompson, J. F. (2011), Treatment of melanoma metastases in a limb by isolated limb perfusion and isolated limb infusion. J. Surg. Oncol., 104: 397–404. doi: 10.1002/jso.22028
- Issue published online: 17 AUG 2011
- Article first published online: 19 AUG 2011
- Manuscript Accepted: 21 JUN 2011
- Manuscript Received: 20 JUN 2011
- melanoma in-transit metastases;
- isolated limb perfusion;
- isolated limb infusion
In-transit melanoma metastases are often confined to a limb. In this circumstance, treatment by isolated limb perfusion or isolated limb infusion can be a remarkably effective regional treatment option. J. Surg. Oncol. 2011; 104:397–404. © 2011 Wiley-Liss, Inc.