"High numbers of nevi and high genetic predisposition were more strongly associated with second [rather] than first primary melanomas."
A qualitative study in California reveals challenges and attitudes that could be addressed with new melanoma outreach and prevention strategies....
Phase 2 trial achieves some success, and responders had infiltrate of plasmacytoid dendritic cells.
A phase 1 trial shows good clinical response after transplants from healthy donors.
Expert panel shares best practices for managing common dermatologic conditions in a diverse patient population
Primary malignant melanoma of the middle ear is rare and has poor prognosis.
While the use of immunotherapies over the past decade has improved the prognosis for patients with advanced melanoma, these drugs come with a...
The irregular appearance of genital lentiginosis—multifocal, asymmetric, irregular, and darkly pigmented patches—often raises concern for melanoma...
“This analysis provides additional empirical evidence on the magnitude of risk to patients with cancer whose immune systems are often weakened...
Margin Size for Unique Skin Tumors Treated With Mohs Micrographic Surgery: A Survey of Practice Patterns
Mohs surgeons commonly take larger starting and subsequent margins for uncommon skin tumors treated on the trunk and extremities compared with the...
From the Journals
Sentinel node tumors 3 mm or larger should be considered for adjuvant therapy, while smaller sizes could be treated similarly to AJCC IB.