Total body skin imaging as an aid to melanoma detection Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Melanoma
  • Photography
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • Total body skin imaging (TBSI) is being increasingly used as an aid to melanoma detection in high-risk individuals. In this article, we review the rationale, techniques, advantages, and potential pitfalls of TBSI as an aid to melanoma detection. We highlight the technical and clinical considerations relevant to implementation of TBSI in clinical practice.

publication date

  • March 2003

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1053/sder.2003.50000

PubMed ID

  • 12773009

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 22

number

  • 1