Nodular melanoma

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Nodular melanoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Nodular melanoma" returned 29 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Sclerosing angiomatoid nodular transformation of the spleen mimicking metastasis of melanoma: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Ilhan Demirci, Horst Kinkel, Dirk Antoine, Marc Szynaka, Bernd Klosterhalfen, Susanne Herold, Hermann Jan├čen

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Sclerosing angiomatoid nodular transformation is a benign disorder of splenic tissue and is often mistaken as a potentially malignant entity in the diagnostic process. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of sclerosing angiomatoid nodular transformation mimicking ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Metastatic ocular melanoma to the liver exhibits infiltrative and nodular growth patterns.
 

Author(s): Hans E Grossniklaus, Qing Zhang, Shuo You, Conni McCarthy, Steffen Heegaard, Sarah E Coupland

Journal: Hum. Pathol.. 2016 11;57():165-175.

 

We examined liver specimens from 15 patients with uveal melanoma (UM) who had died of their disseminated disease. We found 2 distinct growth patterns of UM metastasis: infiltrative (n = 12) and nodular (n = 3). In the infiltrative pattern, individual UM cells with a CD133+ cancer ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Nodular Histologic Subtype and Ulceration are Tumor Factors Associated with High Risk of Recurrence in Sentinel Node-Negative Melanoma Patients.
 

Author(s): Marloes Faut, Kevin P Wevers, Robert J van Ginkel, Gilles F H Diercks, Harald J Hoekstra, Schelto Kruijff, Lukas B Been, Barbara L van Leeuwen

Journal: Ann. Surg. Oncol.. 2017 Jan;24(1):142-149.

 

Since its introduction, the sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) has become the standard staging procedure in clinical node-negative melanoma patients. A negative SLNB, however, does not guarantee a recurrence-free survival. Insight into metastatic patterns and risk factors for recurrence ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Nodular melanoma" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Superficial spreading and nodular melanoma are distinct biological entities: a challenge to the linear progression model.
 

Author(s): Holly S Greenwald, Erica B Friedman, Iman Osman

Journal: Melanoma Res.. 2012 Feb;22(1):1-8.

 

The classification of melanoma subtypes into prognostically relevant and therapeutically insightful categories has been a challenge since the first description of melanoma in the 1800s. One limitation has been the assumption that the two most common histological subtypes of melanoma, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Study of Families With Melanoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Melanoma (Skin)

 

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2013

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