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References

Citations

  1. Bailey EC, et al. (2012). Cutaneous melanoma. In LA Goldman et al., eds., Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine, 8th ed., vol. 1, pp. 1416–1444. New York: McGraw-Hill.

  2. American Cancer Society (2012). Cancer Facts and Figures 2012. Atlanta: American Cancer Society. Available online.

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  • Habif TP, et al. (2011). Malignant melanoma, lentigo maligna. In Skin Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment, 3rd ed., pp. 518–526. Edinburgh: Saunders.

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  • Markowitz O, Rigel DS (2010). Malignant melanoma. In MG Lebwohl et al., eds., Treatment of Skin Disease: Comprehensive Therapeutic Strategies, pp. 424–428. Edinburgh: Saunders Elsevier.

  • Marsden JR, et al. (2010). Revised U.K. guidelines for the management of cutaneous melanoma 2010. British Journal of Dermatology, 163(2): 238–256. Also available online: http://www.bad.org.uk//site/622/default.aspx.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Melanoma Treatment PDQ—Patient Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/melanoma/Patient/page1/AllPages.

  • National Cancer Institute (2012). Skin Cancer Prevention PDQ—Health Care Professional Version. Available online: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/prevention/skin/HealthProfessional.

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  • National Comprehensive Cancer Network (2012). Melanoma. Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology version 3. Available online: http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/PDF/melanoma.pdf.

  • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (2012). Behavioral counseling to prevent skin cancer: Recommendation statement. Available online: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf11/skincancouns/skincancounsrs.htm.

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Last Updated: October 12, 2012
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