TITLE

Amelanotic Melanoma Presenting as Bowen's Disease

AUTHOR(S)
Goldberg, David J.
PUB. DATE
November 1983
SOURCE
Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Nov83, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p902
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
12003926

 

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