Explore the latest in melanoma, including advances in screening, prevention, diagnosis, and management of local and metastatic disease.
This population-based cohort study uses data from the Norwegian Women and Cancer study to investigate the association between phenotypic characteristics, pattern of UV radiation exposure, and risk of melanoma on different body sites.
This economic evaluation assesses the cost-effectiveness of talimogene laherparepvec plus ipilimumab combination therapy vs ipilimumab monotherapy in patients with advanced unresectable melanoma from the perspective of public and private US payers.
The case report describes the occurrence of antiphospholipid syndrome following pembrolizumab treatment of stage IIIB unresectable melanoma.
This Insights discusses the necessity of completion node dissection after sentinel node biopsy in patients with melanoma.
This case report describes the early diagnosis of skin melanoma metastasis by means of dermoscopy and confocal microscopy.
This cohort study analyzes clinical records from 1980 to 2013 to identify rates of metastasis and survival in patients younger than 21 years with posterior uveal melanoma.
This follow-up of a randomized phase 3 trial compares the 3-year survival with nivolumab vs that with dacarbazine in patients with previously untreated BRAF wild-type advanced melanoma.
This study examines the preoperative and postoperative changes in quality of life as perceived and reported by patients who received surgical treatment for Tis or T1a melanoma of the head and neck.
This case report describes an occurrence of herpetic whitlow following inadvertent inoculation with melanoma viral therapy
This multicenter cohort study examines the outcomes and risk for the development of subsequent cutaneous melanoma in moderately dysplastic nevi excisionally biopsied without residual clinical pigmentation but with positive histologic margins, observed for 3 years or more.
This study examines the stochastic properties of primary uveal melanoma including the mutation rate as a function of tumor size and metastatic rate relative to the type of mutation
This exploratory recursive partitioning analysis modeled associations between prespecified covariates and survival outcomes using pooled data from 4 randomized clinical trials of adult patients with BRAF V600–mutated metastatic melanoma treated with dacarbazine, vemurafenib, or cobimetinib plus vemurafenib.
This secondary analysis of medical records assesses the specific risks of plaque-irradiated small choroidal melanoma on visual acuity and metastasis for small choroidal melanoma 3 mm thick or less.
This economic analysis assesses the costs of use of the pigmented lesion assay vs visual and histopathologic assessment in model inputs of patients with primary pigmented lesions suggestive of melanoma.
This study compares survival rates in patients who were treated for uveal melanoma.
This population-based, case-control family study of data collected for the Australian Melanoma Family Study assesses the association of sunscreen use in childhood and early adulthood with the risk of cutaneous melanoma before age 40 years.
This case report describes a process by which the dermoscopic “circle within a circle” feature can be correlated with findings of reflectance confocal microscopic (RCM) and en face histopathologic findings from a lentigo maligna lesion.
This cohort study assesses the speed with which inhibitors of programmed cell death 1 protein reached eligible patients in practice and compares the ages of patients treated in clinical practice with the ages of those treated in pivotal clinical trials.
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