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Dr. Shapiro on the Surgical Management of Advanced-Stage Melanoma

GARDEN CITY, N.Y., Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Mollie Biggane Melanoma Foundation (Garden City, New York) and the AIM at Melanoma Foundation (San Rafael, California) have partnered to create and produce “What is Ocular Melanoma?” This free brochure illustrates the locations within the eye where the disease occurs, describes symptoms, and presents risk factors.

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Dr. Shapiro on the Surgical Management of Advanced-Stage Melanoma

Richard L. Shapiro, MD, associate professor, Department of Surgery, NYU Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center, discusses the surgical management of advanced-stage melanoma.

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Monthly changes in serum levels of S100B protein as a predictor of metastasis development in high-risk melanoma patients

In this retrospective cohort study, researchers evaluated the performance of S100B in identifying early disease progression in high-risk melanoma individuals.

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Clinical and dermoscopic features associated with difficult-to-recognize variants of cutaneous melanoma: A systematic review

A systematic review was conducted to determine the main clinical and dermoscopic features of the most frequently reported but uncommon histologic variants of cutaneous melanoma.

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