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Farma JM , Kulkarni N , Hsu C
Surgical management of primary and recurrent melanoma
Surg Oncol Clin N Am. 2015 Apr;24(2) :239-47
PMID: 25769709 URL: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25769709
AbstractMelanoma accounts for less than 2% of skin cancer cases but causes most skin cancer-related deaths. Surgery continues to be the cornerstone of treatment of melanoma and surgical principles are guided by data derived from clinical research. This article examines the evolution of surgical techniques for the diagnosis and treatment of primary and locally recurrent melanoma.
NotesFarma, Jeffrey M Kulkarni, Nandini Hsu, Cary eng Review Surg Oncol Clin N Am. 2015 Apr;24(2):239-47. doi: 10.1016/j.soc.2014.12.003. Epub 2015 Jan 22.