Melanoma, An Issue of Clinics in Plastic Surgery - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323813211

Melanoma, An Issue of Clinics in Plastic Surgery, Volume 48-4

1st Edition

Editors: Brian R. Gastman Michael W. Neumeister
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323813211
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 28th October 2021
Page Count: 240

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This issue of Clinics in Plastic Surgery, Guest Edited by Drs. Brian R. Gastman and Michael W. Neumeister, is dedicated to Melanoma. This issue is one of four selected each year. Articles in this issue include, but are not limited to: Melanoma risk factors and prevention, Biology and signaling pathways of melanoma, Immunobiology of melanoma, Clinical diagnosis and classification, Histopathologic and molecular diagnosis of melanoma, AJCC staging and other platforms to assess prognosis and risk, Current treatment guidelines of primary melanoma including wide excision and use of sentinel node biopsy, Dermatologic follow-up and assessment of suspicious lesions, Immunotherapy of melanoma, Targeted therapies for melanoma, Non-operative intra-tumoral therapies, Role of radiation for locoregional and distant metastatic melanoma, Adjuvant and neoadjuvant therapy for melanoma, Surgery of the nodal basins for trunk and extremity melanoma, Extirpative considerations of melanoma of the head and neck, Treatment of lentigo melanoma of the head and neck, Reconstructive considerations of melanoma of the head and neck, Melanoma of the hands and feet, Rare variants of melanoma, and Emerging therapies for melanoma.


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About the Editors

Brian R. Gastman

Brian R. Gastman

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor/Staff Department of Plastic Surgery Cleveland Clinic Cleveland, OH, USA

Michael W. Neumeister

Michael W. Neumeister

Affiliations and Expertise

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine