Melanotic Neoplasms

Melanotic neoplasms are unusual in the external ear. Nevi arise mainly in the ear canal, but are rare on the auricle. Malignant melanomas, on the other hand usually arise on the auricle; origin in the external canal is extremely unusual [72]. Malignant melanoma of the external ear is a highly malignant disease. In a review of 16 patients with this condition as many as 9 cases showed invasion to Clark level IV or more [22]. It is likely that cervical and parotid gland lymph nodes will be involved when malignant melanoma of the external ear is first diagnosed [99].

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