Delayed Reconstruction for the Non-Amputative Treatment of Subungual Melanoma

@inproceedings{Oh2015DelayedRF,
  title={Delayed Reconstruction for the Non-Amputative Treatment of Subungual Melanoma},
  author={Byung Ho Oh and Hong Sun Jang and Jungsoo Lee and Min Ju Choi and Kyoung Ae Nam and Kee Yang Chung},
  booktitle={Annals of dermatology},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND In cases of early stage subungual melanoma (SUM), conservative treatment with non-amputative wide excision of the nail unit and subsequent skin graft is preferred over amputation to preserve the involved digit. OBJECTIVE We report a series of patients with SUM treated with conservative surgery and suggest an effective supplementary treatment… CONTINUE READING