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United States burden of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer from 1990 to 2019

Researchers used the Global Burden of Disease 2019, to assess skin cancer burden in the US from 1990 to 2019.

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Genomic risk score for melanoma in a prospective study of older individuals

Researchers evaluated an updated polygenic risk score (PRS) for its performance in a population of older people, where melanoma incidence as well as cumulative ultraviolet radiation exposure is greatest.

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Importance of margins, radiotherapy, and systemic therapy in mucosal melanoma of the head and neck

This retrospective single institutional review was conducted to assess the importance of surgical margins, radiotherapy, and systemic therapy in mucosal melanoma of the head and neck.

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Surgical margin status and survival following resection of sinonasal mucosal melanoma

Using a large patient database, researchers sought to assess the influence of treatment modality and positive surgical margin (PSM) on survival following resection of sinonasal mucosal melanoma (SNMM).

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