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Amelanotic melanoma presenting as Bowen's disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6630703     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Amelanotic melanoma is an uncommon clinical variant of malignant melanoma. Clinical diagnosis of such neoplasms is often difficult and requires a high index of suspicion. Although primary amelanotic melanoma usually presents as a vascular or ulcerated nodule, other unusual presentations have been noted. Described herein is a case of amelanotic melanoma presenting as Bowen's disease.
Authors:
D J Goldberg
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of dermatologic surgery and oncology     Volume:  9     ISSN:  0148-0812     ISO Abbreviation:  J Dermatol Surg Oncol     Publication Date:  1983 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-12-17     Completed Date:  1983-12-17     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7707501     Medline TA:  J Dermatol Surg Oncol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  902-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Bowen's Disease / diagnosis*
Carcinoma, Squamous Cell / diagnosis*
Diagnosis, Differential
Humans
Male
Melanoma / diagnosis*,  pathology
Middle Aged
Skin Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  pathology

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