Een man met een grote tumor op de rug

Diagnose in beeld
Hamit Çakir en Carmen C. van der Pol

A man with a big tumour on his back

A 47-year-old man was seen with a big tumour on his back. The tumour had started growing a year earlier, but the man never consulted a doctor. Histopathology showed melanoma, and there were no signs of metastastatic disease. The tumour was surgically removed.