Melanoma, cutaneous malignant 2

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Melanoma, cutaneous malignant 2

Malignant melanoma is a neoplasm of pigment-producing cells called melanocytes that occurs most often in the skin, but may also occur in the eyes, ears, gastrointestinal tract, leptomeninges, and oral and genital mucous membranes (summary by {19:Habif, 2010}). For a discussion of genetic heterogeneity of cutaneous malignant melanoma, see CMM1 ({155600}).
 

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Melanoma International Foundation

The mission of the Melanoma International Foundation is to develop personalized strategies with patients so they may live longer, better lives.

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Melanoma, cutaneous malignant 2" for support, advocacy or research.

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Melanoma International Foundation

The mission of the Melanoma International Foundation is to develop personalized strategies with patients so they may live longer, better lives.

http://www.melanomainternational.org

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2015

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

MelmarT Melanoma Margins Trial Investigating 1cm v 2cm Wide Excision Margins for Primary Cutaneous Melanoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cutaneous Melanoma by AJCC V7 Stage

 

Last Updated: 14 Jul 2016

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Last Updated: 31 Aug 2015

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Ibrutinib in Treating Patients With Refractory Stage IV Cutaneous Melanoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Metastatic Melanoma; Recurrent Melanoma of the Skin; Stage IV Skin Melanoma

 

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2017

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