Merkel-cell carcinoma arising after liver transplantation: A case report


Esen B. , PINARBASI B., Buyukbabani N. , Baykal C. , Cizmeci O., Demir K. , ...More

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.37, no.10, pp.4413-4415, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2005.11.005
  • Title of Journal : TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS
  • Page Numbers: pp.4413-4415

Abstract

Merkel-cell carcinoma is a rare and an aggressive neuroendocrine tumour of the skin that has been reported to be common in transplant recipients. Herein, a 25-year-old woman who developed Merkel-cell carcinoma after liver transplantation is reported.