Lentigo maligna melanoma

Common Name(s)

Lentigo maligna melanoma, Hutchison Melanotic Freckle

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Melanoma International Foundation

The mission of the Melanoma International Foundation is to develop personalized strategies with patients so they may live longer, better lives.

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2015

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Melanoma International Foundation

The mission of the Melanoma International Foundation is to develop personalized strategies with patients so they may live longer, better lives.

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Last Updated: 29 Jun 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Lentigo maligna melanoma" returned 16 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Synchronous conjunctival melanoma and lentigo maligna melanoma.
 

Author(s): Beatrice Mussio Fornazier Volpini, Marcus Maia, Jorge Agi, José Vital, Rute Facchini Lellis

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;92(4):565-567.

 

Lentigo maligna has an extensive and neoplastic character. It typically progresses slowly and may eventually develop into an invasive melanoma, which is called lentigo maligna melanoma. Ocular melanoma is the second most common type of melanoma. The uvea is the most common site of ...

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2017

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Epidemiology of Lentigo Maligna and Lentigo Maligna Melanoma in the Netherlands, 1989-2013.
 

Author(s): Karin Greveling, Marlies Wakkee, Tamar Nijsten, Renate R van den Bos, Loes M Hollestein

Journal: J. Invest. Dermatol.. 2016 Oct;136(10):1955-1960.

 

Lentigo maligna (LM) is considered a precursor to LM melanoma (LMM). We assessed trends in LM and LMM incidence rates between 1989 and 2013 in the Netherlands, and estimated the risk of an LMM after LM. Data on newly diagnosed LM and LMM were obtained from the Netherlands Cancer Registry ...

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2016

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Intraoperative real-time reflectance confocal microscopy for guiding surgical margins of lentigo maligna melanoma.
 

Author(s): Brian P Hibler, Miguel Cordova, Richard J Wong, Anthony M Rossi

Journal: Dermatol Surg. 2015 Aug;41(8):980-3.

 

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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The terms "Lentigo maligna melanoma" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Amelanotic lentigo maligna melanoma: a diagnostic conundrum-- presentation of four new cases.
 

Author(s): H Rahbari, H Nabai, A H Mehregan, D A Mehregan, D R Mehregan, J Lipinski

Journal: Cancer. 1996 May;77(10):2052-7.

 

The clinical appearance of amelanotic lentigo maligna melanoma (ALMM) is quite confusing and usually is not diagnosed prior to histopathologic examination.

Last Updated: 18 Jul 1996

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Last Updated: 17 Jul 2017

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Prospective Study of Ingenol Mebutate for Non-invasive Lentigo Melanoma of the Face
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Lentigo Maligna

 

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2017

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Last Updated: 4 Sep 2016

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