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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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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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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...
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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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...
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...
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...
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.
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.