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Research & Reviews  56 results

A Prospective Natural History Study in Uveal Melanoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04588662

Jun 30th, 2022 - Uveal melanoma (UM) is the most common primary intraocular malignancy in adults, accounting for 85% to 95% of ocular melanoma cases. However, UM represents only about 3% to 5% of all melanomas in the United States (US). UM most commonly arises fro...

Atypical Mole (Clark Nevus or Dysplastic Nevus)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1056283-overview

Feb 28th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Clark nevus (also known as dysplastic nevus) was initially described in melanoma-prone families, implying that it was a premalignant condition. In 1820, Norris proposed an association between nevi and melanoma. He described a f...

Atypical Mole (Clark Nevus or Dysplastic Nevus)
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1056283-overview

Feb 28th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Clark nevus (also known as dysplastic nevus) was initially described in melanoma-prone families, implying that it was a premalignant condition. In 1820, Norris proposed an association between nevi and melanoma. He described a f...

Atypical Mole (Clark Nevus or Dysplastic Nevus) Workup
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1056283-workup

Feb 28th, 2022 - Imaging Studies Dermoscopy (epiluminescence microscopy) can be used to evaluate atypically pigmented lesions. In trained individuals, dermoscopy can improve accuracy in identifying melanoma from atypical nevi. [51] See Dermoscopy for more informat...

Atypical Mole (Clark Nevus or Dysplastic Nevus)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1056283-print

Feb 28th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Clark nevus (also known as dysplastic nevus) was initially described in melanoma-prone families, implying that it was a premalignant condition. In 1820, Norris proposed an association between nevi and melanoma. He described a f...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

A Prospective Natural History Study in Uveal Melanoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04588662

Jun 30th, 2022 - Uveal melanoma (UM) is the most common primary intraocular malignancy in adults, accounting for 85% to 95% of ocular melanoma cases. However, UM represents only about 3% to 5% of all melanomas in the United States (US). UM most commonly arises fro...

Tretinoin With or Without Fenretinide in Treating Patients With Dysplastic Nevus Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00003601

Jan 2nd, 2019 - OBJECTIVES: I. Compare the efficacy (clinical and histologic evidence of regression) of topical tretinoin with or without systemic fenretinide in patients with dysplastic nevi with personal or family history of cutaneous melanoma. OUTLINE: This is...

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News  22 results

Melanoma: An FP’s guide to diagnosis and management
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/243141/preventive-care/melanoma-fps-guide-diagnosis-and-management
MDedge Family Medicine; Wendi Wohltmann, MD, FAAD, Jessica Servey, MD, Mhpe, FAAFP

Jul 20th, 2021 - CASE A 48-year-old man comes to your clinic with a dark nevus on his right upper arm that appeared 2 months earlier. He says that the lesion has continued to grow and has bled (he thought because he initially picked at it).

Imaging a Helpful Sidekick in Detecting Melanomas
https://www.medpagetoday.com/dermatology/skincancer/91668

Mar 17th, 2021 - Regular skin surveillance using total body imaging was helpful for picking up malignant melanomas in high-risk people, researchers reported. In an Australian study of 593 adults, a structured surveillance program involving total-body photography (...

Dysplastic Nevi: Monitoring and Management
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/903651

Oct 25th, 2018 - Dysplastic Nevi Since their original characterization by Clark and colleagues in 1978,[1] dysplastic nevi have posed a management dilemma, given their position in the gray area between benign melanocytic nevi and malignant melanoma. Even their his...

Dysplastic Nevi: Monitoring and Management
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/903651_1

Oct 25th, 2018 - Dysplastic Nevi Since their original characterization by Clark and colleagues in 1978,[1] dysplastic nevi have posed a management dilemma, given their position in the gray area between benign melanocytic nevi and malignant melanoma. Even their his...

Re-excision unnecessary in moderately dysplastic nevi with positive margins
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/175885/dermatologic-surgery/re-excision-unnecessary-moderately-dysplastic-nevi
M. Alexander Otto

Sep 27th, 2018 - ORLANDO – Re-excisions are not needed when clinically excised moderately dysplastic nevi have positive histologic margins, based on results of a retrospective study of 438 patients who were treated at nine academic medical centers in the United St.

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