Frequency of Subungual Melanoma in Longitudinal Melanonychia: A Single-Center Experience Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Melanoma
  • Nail Diseases
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • Most nail biopsies performed for LM revealed benign pathology; however, melanoma was diagnosed in a small subgroup. Although clinical and dermatoscopic guidelines help guide biopsies, they should not replace clinical judgment as malignant lesions can deviate from these guidelines.

publication date

  • June 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/DSS.0000000000001112

PubMed ID

  • 28296790

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 798

end page

  • 804

volume

  • 43

number

  • 6