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October 1975

Neurocutaneous Melanosis With Malignant Leptomeningeal Melanoma: A Case With Metastases Outside the Nervous System

Author Affiliations

From the departments of neurology, pathology, and radiology, Harbor General Hospital, Torrance, Calif, and the Department of Pathology, Rancho Los Amigos Hospital, Downey, Calif.

Arch Neurol. 1975;32(10):669-671. doi:10.1001/archneur.1975.00490520039005

• A case of neurocutaneous melanosis with malignant leptomeningeal melanoma was seen in a black man. The presence of extracranial metastases was noted, and evidence is presented favoring the central nervous system as the primary source.

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