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“ABCDE rule. According to the ABCDE rule, every pigmented skin lesion which is characterized by asymmetric configuration, irregular border, speckled color, diameter of more than 5 mm, and elevation should be prophylactically excised.”Braun-Falco O, Plewig G, Wolff HH, et al. Malignant melanoma. In: Dermatology. Berlin, Germany: Springer-Verlag, 1991:1041. Given these and other findings, it is […]