Detection of clinically amelanotic malignant melanoma and assessment of its margins by in vivo confocal scanning laser microscopy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Melanoma, Amelanotic
  • Microscopy, Confocal
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • We demonstrated, for the first time, the detection of clinically amelanotic melanoma using CSLM. This technique may aid in the early detection of clinically barely visible or nonpigmented melanomas and may facilitate preoperative noninvasive assessment of their margins.

publication date

  • July 24, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11453812

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 923

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 137

number

  • 7