Clinicopathologic features of incident and subsequent tumors in patients with multiple primary cutaneous melanomas Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Melanoma
  • Neoplasms, Multiple Primary
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • Thinner subsequent than first melanomas suggest earlier diagnosis, perhaps due to closer clinical scrutiny. The association of subsequent melanomas with dysplastic nevi is consistent with the latter being risk factors or risk markers for melanoma.

publication date

  • March 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3288399

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-011-2058-8

PubMed ID

  • 21913010

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1024

end page

  • 33

volume

  • 19

number

  • 3