Melanoma Diagnosis

Challenging skin cancer diagnoses
Challenging skin cancer diagnosesIn this installment of our melanoma case studies series, we focus on common cancers in unusual locations versus uncommon cancers in classic locations.
Revised melanoma staging criteriaStaging system is derived from a new dataset of patients from 10 cancer centers around the world. Dermatologists should consider AJCC tumor characteristics as well as other factors in risk assessment, counseling, and follow-up plans for patients. Update takes effect in January 2018.