Classification of malignant melanomas according to the histologic morphology of melanoma nodules.

Abstract

Malignant melanoma is a more heterogeneous neoplasm than indicated by the four histologic types described by Clark and his associates. In this study, we focused attention on the histologic morphology of malignant melanocytes in nodules of malignant melanoma and have identified at least four additional subtypes. Determination of "nodule type" appears to be… (More)

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@article{Day1982ClassificationOM, title={Classification of malignant melanomas according to the histologic morphology of melanoma nodules.}, author={Colby L. Day and Terence J Harrist and Rebecca A. Lew and Martin C. Mihm}, journal={The Journal of dermatologic surgery and oncology}, year={1982}, volume={8 10}, pages={874-5, 900} }