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Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Regression of nevi in a melanoma patient treated with interferon

Background High-risk melanoma patients are occasionally offered adjuvant treatment with interferon alpha 2b as a postsurgical treatment. This treatment is thought to improve disease-free survival by upgrading immunomodulatory functions, which cause…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

The order of things and the classification of melanoma

Editorial Melanoma is a fascinating disease. It appears in a myriad of forms. No two melanomas look alike; every melanoma is unique morphologically. Like other biologic phenomena it is highly complex and diverse in its forms of appearance. Scientist…