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Early diagnosis of genital mucosal melanoma: how good are our dermoscopic criteria?

Early diagnosis of genital mucosal melanoma: how good are our dermoscopic criteria?

…on-based incidence of vulvar and vaginal melanoma in various races and ethnic groups with comparisons to other site-specific melanomas. Melanoma Res 2010;20(2):153-8. PubMed CrossRef 6. Murzaku EC, Penn LA, Hale CS, Pomeranz MK, Polsky D. Vulvar…

Regression of nevi in a melanoma patient treated with interferon

Regression of nevi in a melanoma patient treated with interferon

…eron treatment might be induced by the melanoma, the interferon treatment, or both. Examples of remote regression induced by melanoma include halo nevi and melanoma-associated leukoderma. These phenomena result from an immune reaction against shared…

The order of things and the classification of melanoma

The order of things and the classification of melanoma

…netic) characteristics. According to the WHO classification there are four major subtypes of melanoma: superficial spreading melanoma, nodular melanoma, lentigo maligna melanoma, and acral lentiginous melanoma. Many arguments have been brought up…

Non-choroidal yellow melanoma showing positive staining with Sudan Black consistent with the presence of lipofuscin: a case report

Non-choroidal yellow melanoma showing positive staining with Sudan Black consistent with the presence of lipofuscin: a case report

…m Acad Dermatol. 2003 May;48(5):694–701. 3. Moloney FJ, Menzies SW. Key points in the dermoscopic diagnosis of hypomelanotic melanoma and nodular melanoma. J Dermatol. 2011 Jan;38(1):10–5. 4. Steglich RB, Meotti CD, Ferreira MS, Lovatto L, de…

Nodular melanoma: five consecutive cases in a general practice with polarized and non-polarized dermatoscopy and dermatopathology

Nodular melanoma: five consecutive cases in a general practice with polarized and non-polarized dermatoscopy and dermatopathology

…rch Dermatol. 2008 Oct;144(10):1311–20. 13. Moloney FJ, Menzies SW. Key points in the dermoscopic diagnosis of hypomelanotic melanoma and nodular melanoma. J Dermatol. 2011 Jan;38(1):10–5. 14. Argenziano G, Longo C, Cameron A, et al. Blue-black…