Nodular melanoma

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Nodular melanoma

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

One ulcer and two nodules on the foot: a quiz. Diagnosis: Subungual ulcerative amelanotic nail apparatus melanoma with giant nodular pigmented satellite metastases.
 

Author(s): Valentina Girgenti, Ylenia Balice, Stefano Cavicchini, Roberta Fiorani, Raffaele Gianotti, Stefano Veraldi

Journal: Acta Derm. Venereol.. 2013 Jan;93(1):124-5.

 

Last Updated: 10 Jan 2013

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Late diagnosis of nodular melanoma of the foot in a 74-year-old Brazilian man.
 

Author(s): Vitorino M Santos, Cristina T Leal, Martha J M Vasconcellos

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2011 Nov;139(11):1481-3.

 

The incidence and mortality of malignant melanoma is increasing. Its early diagnosis can contribute to a favorable prognosis. We report a 74-year-old black man with a dark brown mole in the right plantar area, that grew slowly in the last decade. A biopsy of the lesion revealed a ...

Last Updated: 26 Mar 2012

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Prognostic importance of the mitotic marker phosphohistone H3 in cutaneous nodular melanoma.
 

Author(s): Rita G Ladstein, Ingeborg M Bachmann, Oddbjørn Straume, Lars A Akslen

Journal: J. Invest. Dermatol.. 2012 Apr;132(4):1247-52.

 

Mitotic count is a known prognostic predictor in cutaneous melanoma, and is included in the current American Joint Committee on Cancer tumor-node-metastasis (TNM) staging system. The mitotic marker phosphohistone H3 (PHH3) is considered to facilitate counting of mitosis, and the purpose ...

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2012

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

Superficial spreading and nodular melanoma are distinct biological entities: a challenge to the linear progression model.
 

Author(s): Holly S Greenwald, Erica B Friedman, Iman Osman

Journal: Melanoma Res.. 2012 Feb;22(1):1-8.

 

The classification of melanoma subtypes into prognostically relevant and therapeutically insightful categories has been a challenge since the first description of melanoma in the 1800s. One limitation has been the assumption that the two most common histological subtypes of melanoma, ...

Last Updated: 9 Jan 2012

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Study of Families With Melanoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Melanoma (Skin)

 

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2013

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