Langerhans cells and melanocytes share similar morphologic features under in vivo reflectance confocal microscopy: A challenge for melanoma diagnosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Langerhans Cells
  • Melanocytes
  • Melanoma
  • Microscopy, Confocal
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • Although the finding of BCPP is a useful RCM feature for the diagnosis of melanoma, it does not always imply the presence of pagetoid melanocytes but may at times represent ILC.

publication date

  • March 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3264757

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jaad.2011.02.033

PubMed ID

  • 21798622

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 452

end page

  • 62

volume

  • 66

number

  • 3