Melanoma and Pigmented Lesions, An Issue of Dermatologic Clinics

By

  • Julie Russak, MD
  • Darrell S Rigel, MD, Clinical Professor of Dermatology New York University Medical Centre Clinical Professor Department of Dermatology New York University Medical School; Adjunct Clinical Professor Department of Dermatology Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

Melanoma is one of the deadliest cancers and the number of incidences continues to rise in the United States. Early detection and treatment is key to long term survival. This issue covers a wealth of topics, including risk factors, effects of sunscreen on melanoma risk, prevention, biopsy, pathology, surgical approaches to malignant melanoma and new diagnostic aides.
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Book information

  • Published: July 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-3853-3