Distribution of subsequent primary invasive melanomas following a first primary invasive or in situ melanoma Queensland, Australia, 1982-2010.

@article{Youlden2014DistributionOS,
  title={Distribution of subsequent primary invasive melanomas following a first primary invasive or in situ melanoma Queensland, Australia, 1982-2010.},
  author={Danny R Youlden and Philippa Youl and H. Peter Soyer and Joanne F Aitken and Peter D Baade},
  journal={JAMA dermatology},
  year={2014},
  volume={150 5},
  pages={526-34}
}
IMPORTANCE Melanoma survivors are known to have a highly elevated risk of subsequent primary melanomas. OBJECTIVE To determine the relative risk of subsequent primary invasive melanomas following a first primary invasive or in situ melanoma, with a focus on body site. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS A retrospective cohort study was conducted using population-based administrative data for melanoma diagnoses collected by the Queensland Cancer Registry, Queensland, Australia. Deidentified… CONTINUE READING