A prospective comparison of spectrophotometric intracutaneous analysis to clinical judgment in the diagnosis of nonmelanoma skin cancer.

@article{Tehrani2007APC,
  title={A prospective comparison of spectrophotometric intracutaneous analysis to clinical judgment in the diagnosis of nonmelanoma skin cancer.},
  author={H Foruhesh Tehrani and Joe Walls and Gill M. Price and S. D. Cotton and Elaine M. Sassoon and Per N. Hall},
  journal={Annals of plastic surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={58 2},
  pages={
          209-11
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Research indicates that spectrophotometric intracutaneous analysis (SIAscopy) may be a useful adjunct in nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC) diagnosis. A study was performed to prospectively assess the accuracy of NMSC diagnosis by the SIAscope as compared with a clinician. METHODS Prior to excision, 323 consecutive lesions were examined and diagnosed by a clinician. SIAgraphs were then taken of the lesions and examined blindly at a later date. Diagnostic accuracy for the clinician… CONTINUE READING
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