July 2000

Tumor Screening and Biology in Malignant Melanomas

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Arch Dermatol. 2000;136(7):934-935. doi:

We read with interest the recent article and editorial that emphasize the increasing incidence of thin malignant melanomas (MMs).1,2 Similar results have been reported in different institutions,2 and that is certainly our experience as well. The analysis of those data highlights interrelated aspects of public health (screening) and tumor biology.

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