Amelanotic Melanoma Presenting as Bowen's Disease

Goldberg, David J.
November 1983
Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Nov83, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p902
Academic Journal
Amelanotic melanoma is an uncommon clinical variant of malignant melanoma. Clinical diagnosis of such neoplasms is often difficult and requires a high index of suspicion. Although primary amelanotic melanoma usually presents as a vascular or ulcerated nodule, other unusual presentations have been noted. Described herein is a case of amelanotic melanoma presenting as Bowen's disease.


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