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ALLMedicine™ Malignant Melanoma Center

Research & Reviews  7,003 results

Multiple combinations of melanocytic and vascular endothelial markers enhances the dete...
https://doi.org/10.1111/cup.13874
Journal of Cutaneous Pathology; Bayram A, Sari SO et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Lymphovascular invasion (LVI) is believed to be the mechanism by which melanoma cells can disseminate to regional lymph nodes and distant sites and may be predictive of adverse outcome. Lymphovascular invasion often difficult to detect on hematoxy...

Analysis of pigmented skin lesions and malignant melanoma by Laser Doppler flowmetry - ...
https://doi.org/10.3233/CH-200876
Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation; Konschake W, Haase H et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Dermatoscopy is successfully used for the early diagnosis of suspicious skin lesions, however, correct diagnosis depends on training. There is evidence that wavelet analysis by Laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF) can identify malignant melanomas by thei...

Solar UV Exposure and Mortality from Skin Tumors: An Update.
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-46227-7_7
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Berwick M, Garcia A

Sep 12th, 2020 - Solar UV exposure is critical and complex in the etiology and prognosis of skin cancer, particularly cutaneous malignant melanoma. Sun exposure and one of its "derivatives," vitamin D, have been implicated in protection against mortality from mela...

Solarium Use and Risk for Malignant Melanoma: Many Open Questions, Not the Time to Clos...
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-46227-7_8
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Burgard B, Reichrath J

Sep 12th, 2020 - To shed further light on the ongoing debate whether sunbed use may increase melanoma risk, we have critically assessed the scientific literature that is at present available, focussing on a meta-analysis that we published recently. Our literature ...

Primary malignant melanoma of the stomach: a rare entity.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-234830
BMJ Case Reports; Zechariah P, Surendran S et. al.

Sep 11th, 2020 - A 54-year-old man presented with easy fatiguability, dyspnoea on exertion and dyspeptic symptoms. On evaluation, he was found to have an ulcero-proliferative growth in the gastric fundus, the biopsy of which was malignant melanoma of the stomach. ...

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Guidelines  15 results

An update on the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer consensus statement on tumor immunother...
https://jitc.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s40425-018-0362-6
Sullivan, R.

May 29th, 2018 - Cancer immunotherapy has been firmly established as a standard of care for patients with advanced and metastatic melanoma. Therapeutic outcomes in clinical trials have resulted in the approval of 11 new drugs and/or combination regimens for patien.

Behavioral Counseling to Prevent Skin Cancer
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2675556
David C. Grossman

May 19th, 2018 - Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Although invasive melanoma accounts for only 2% of all skin cancer cases, it is responsible for 80% of skin cancer deaths.

Skin Cancer Prevention: Behavioral Counseling
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/skin-cancer-counseling2
US Preventive Services Task Force

Mar 30th, 2018 - The USPSTF recommends counseling young adults, adolescents, children, and parents of young children about minimizing exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation for persons aged 6 months to 24 years with fair skin types to reduce their risk of skin can.

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Melanoma
http://ascopubs.org/doi/full/10.1200/JCO.2017.75.7724
Sandra L. Wong

Jan 31st, 2018 - To update the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)-Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) guideline for sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy in melanoma.

SEOM clinical guideline for the management of malignant melanoma (2017).
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5785602
Clinical & Translational Oncology : Official Publication of the Federation of Spanish Oncology Societies and of the National Cancer Institute of Mexico; Berrocal A, Arance A et. al.

Nov 8th, 2017 - All melanoma suspected patients must be confirmed histologically and resected. Sentinel node biopsy must be done when tumor is over 1 mm or if less with high-risk factors. Adjuvant therapy with interferon could be offered for patients with high-ri...

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Drugs  7 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  7,101 results

Multiple combinations of melanocytic and vascular endothelial markers enhances the dete...
https://doi.org/10.1111/cup.13874
Journal of Cutaneous Pathology; Bayram A, Sari SO et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Lymphovascular invasion (LVI) is believed to be the mechanism by which melanoma cells can disseminate to regional lymph nodes and distant sites and may be predictive of adverse outcome. Lymphovascular invasion often difficult to detect on hematoxy...

Analysis of pigmented skin lesions and malignant melanoma by Laser Doppler flowmetry - ...
https://doi.org/10.3233/CH-200876
Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation; Konschake W, Haase H et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Dermatoscopy is successfully used for the early diagnosis of suspicious skin lesions, however, correct diagnosis depends on training. There is evidence that wavelet analysis by Laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF) can identify malignant melanomas by thei...

Solar UV Exposure and Mortality from Skin Tumors: An Update.
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-46227-7_7
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Berwick M, Garcia A

Sep 12th, 2020 - Solar UV exposure is critical and complex in the etiology and prognosis of skin cancer, particularly cutaneous malignant melanoma. Sun exposure and one of its "derivatives," vitamin D, have been implicated in protection against mortality from mela...

Solarium Use and Risk for Malignant Melanoma: Many Open Questions, Not the Time to Clos...
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-46227-7_8
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Burgard B, Reichrath J

Sep 12th, 2020 - To shed further light on the ongoing debate whether sunbed use may increase melanoma risk, we have critically assessed the scientific literature that is at present available, focussing on a meta-analysis that we published recently. Our literature ...

Primary malignant melanoma of the stomach: a rare entity.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-234830
BMJ Case Reports; Zechariah P, Surendran S et. al.

Sep 11th, 2020 - A 54-year-old man presented with easy fatiguability, dyspnoea on exertion and dyspeptic symptoms. On evaluation, he was found to have an ulcero-proliferative growth in the gastric fundus, the biopsy of which was malignant melanoma of the stomach. ...

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News  169 results

Sniffing Out Malignant Melanoma: A Case of Canine Olfactory Detection
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/207845/melanoma/sniffing-out-malignant-melanoma-case-canine-olfactory-detection?channel=44
Radhika Srivastava, BA, Jason J. John, BS et. al.

Sep 10th, 2019 - To the Editor: A 43-year-old woman presented with a mole on the central back that had been present since childhood and had changed and grown over the last few years. The patient reported that her 2-year-old rescue dog frequently sniffed the mole a.

Melanoma of Unknown Primary Presenting as a Parotid Gland Mass
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/avaho/article/207548/melanoma/melanoma-unknown-primary-presenting-parotid-gland-mass?channel=53
Kerrigan K, Khansur E et. al.

Sep 4th, 2019 - Background: Malignant melanoma is an aggressive malignancy that can present as a poorly differentiated neoplasm. Loss of S100 and melanA antigenicity can make pathologic identification difficult, especially in those patients who lack a cutaneous p.

Novel immunostimulant combo shows early efficacy
https://www.mdedge.com/sarcomajournal/article/196188/melanoma/novel-immunostimulant-combo-shows-early-efficacy?channel=53
Neil Osterweil

Mar 12th, 2019 - SAN FRANCISCO – A combination of two novel immune-stimulating agents has shown early evidence of efficacy against malignant melanoma, leiomyosarcoma, and triple-negative breast cancer in a phase 1b, dose-escalating study. Neil Osterweil/MDedge New.

Irregularly Hyperpigmented Plaque on the Right Heel
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/194511/pigmentation-disorders/irregularly-hyperpigmented-plaque-right-heel?channel=113
Ji Young Yang, MD, Soo Yeon Cho, MD et. al.

Feb 13th, 2019 - The Diagnosis: Pigmented Bowen Disease A biopsy of the lesion was performed for suspected acral malignant melanoma. Hematoxylin and eosin staining revealed acanthosis, elongation of rete ridges, and keratinocytes in complete disorder with atypical.

Norway biotech Ultimovacs plans IPO to develop cancer drug
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-ultimovacs-ipo/norway-biotech-ultimovacs-plans-ipo-to-develop-cancer-drug-idUSKBN1O20TC

Dec 3rd, 2018 - OSLO (Reuters) - Norway’s Ultimovacs plans to raise around 700 million Norwegian crowns ($82 million) in an initial public offering in early 2019 to help fund the development of its immunotherapy cancer drug. “Our main investors are positive and w...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →