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Research & Reviews  259 results

Lentigo Maligna.
Clinics in Plastic Surgery; Franke JD, Woolford KM et. al.

Sep 11th, 2021 - Lentigo maligna (LM) is a melanocytic neoplasm found on chronically sun-exposed areas of the body, particularly the head and neck. It commonly occurs in the elderly and has been referred to as a "senile freckle." It has also been termed "Hutchinso...

Trigeminal Metastasis of Malignant Melanoma: Clinical, Neuroradiological, and Pathologi...
The Neurologist; Pompanin S, De Rossi C et. al.

Sep 8th, 2021 - Perineural spread of malignant melanoma (MM) along cranial nerves is a rare complication of MM of the head and neck. A 78-year-old man presented with untreatable facial pain and cutaneous hypoesthesia in V2/V3 branches of right trigeminal nerve. S...

Clinical and histologic features associated with lentigo maligna clearance after imiqui...
The Journal of Dermatological Treatment; Kwak R, Joyce C et. al.

Jul 29th, 2021 - Imiquimod cream may be used as a non-surgical treatment for lentigo maligna or as adjuvant therapy following excision to decrease the risk of recurrence. To evaluate histologic and clinical factors associated with clinical clearance of lentigo mal...

Melanoma In Situ: A Critical Review and Re-Evaluation of Current Excision Margin Recomm...
Advances in Therapy; Friedman EB, Scolyer RA et. al.

May 29th, 2021 - Most international clinical guidelines recommend 5-10 mm clinical margins for excision of melanoma in situ (MIS). While the evidence supporting this is weak, these guidelines are generally consistent. However, as a result of the high incidence of ...

Risk factors for cardiovascular mortality and melanoma-specific mortality among patient...
European Journal of Cancer Prevention : the Official Jour... Elshanbary AA, Zaazouee MS et. al.

May 20th, 2021 - This study aims to identify the risk factors for cardiovascular mortality in melanoma patients. Data of melanoma patients were obtained from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database. We used Person's chi-square test to assess the r...

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Guidelines  2 results

Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Lentigo...
Dermatology (Basel, Switzerland); Robinson M, Primiero C et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2019 - Lentigo maligna (LM) is a subtype of melanoma in situ that usually occurs in sun-damaged skin and is characterised by an atypical proliferation of melanocytes within the basal epidermis. If left untreated, LM can develop into invasive melanoma, te...

AAD/ACMS/ASDSA/ASMS 2012 appropriate use criteria for Mohs micrographic surgery: a repo...
Dermatologic Surgery : Official Publication for American ... , et. al.

Sep 11th, 2012 - The appropriate use criteria process synthesizes evidence-based medicine, clinical practice experience, and expert judgment. The American Academy of Dermatology in collaboration with the American College of Mohs Surgery, the American Society for D...

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News  43 results

Fast Five Quiz: Malignant Melanoma

Aug 21st, 2020 - Four major clinicopathologic subtypes of primary cutaneous melanoma have been identified, although newer classifications of melanoma include location on chronically sun-exposed vs intermittently or non–sun-exposed skin and incorporate the presence...

Three in Four Adults 70 and Older Have at Least One Skin Disease

Aug 17th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Skin diseases are highly prevalent among adults aged 70 years and older, with 75.7% of people in this age range reporting at least one skin disease requiring treatment or follow-up, a study in Finland suggests. Researchers exami...

Melanoma Clinical Practice Guidelines (2020)

Jan 31st, 2020 - Consensus-based interdisciplinary guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of melanoma were released in January 2020 by the European Dermatology Forum, the European Association of Dermato-Oncology, and the European Organization for Research and T...

Expert spotlights telltale clinical signs of xeroderma pigmentosum
Doug Brunk

Sep 10th, 2019 - AUSTIN, TEX. – If a child presents with acute photosensitivity at a young age, onset of freckling before the age of 2 years, and severe sun damage of the lips and eyes, think xeroderma pigmentosum (XP), a rare autosomal recessive disorder.

Five rules for evaluating melanonychia

Jun 3rd, 2019 - Rule #4: Don’t wimp out when a biopsy is warranted Many dermatologists hem and haw about doing a biopsy for a concerning lesion on the nail, when they wouldn’t hesitate to biopsy a similarly suspicious lesion on the face. But it’s essential to bio.

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