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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Following organizations serve the condition "Lentigo maligna melanoma" for support, advocacy or research.

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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.

http://www.melanomainternational.org

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Lentigo maligna melanoma" returned 14 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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 BRAF V600K mutation is more frequent than the BRAF V600E mutation in melanoma in situ of lentigo maligna type.
 

Author(s): Elke Stadelmeyer, Ellen Heitzer, Margit Resel, Lorenzo Cerroni, Peter Wolf, Nadia Dandachi

Journal: J. Invest. Dermatol.. 2014 Feb;134(2):548-50.

 

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2014

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Distribution of MC1R variants among melanoma subtypes: p.R163Q is associated with lentigo maligna melanoma in a Mediterranean population.
 

Author(s): J A Puig-Butillé, C Carrera, R Kumar, Z Garcia-Casado, C Badenas, P Aguilera, J Malvehy, E Nagore, S Puig

Journal: Br. J. Dermatol.. 2013 Oct;169(4):804-11.

 

Cutaneous melanoma tumour is classified into clinicohistopathological subtypes that may be associated with different genetic and host factors. Variation in the MC1R gene is one of the main factors of risk variation in sporadic melanoma. The relationship between MC1R variants and the ...

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2013

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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: 6 Jun 2016

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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: 25 Jul 2016

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Last Updated: 4 Sep 2016

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