How to manage patients with lentigo maligna

  title={How to manage patients with lentigo maligna},
  author={C. Fleming},
  journal={Melanoma Research},
Lentigo maligna may present with features similar to other subtypes of melanoma with asymmetry, pigment variation and border irregularity. The condition gradually develops over a long period of time, with the pigmented lesion expanding in diameter. Amelanotic lentigo maligna is a particular diagnostic pitfall, and may resemble Bowman’s disease, actinic keratoses, superficial basal cell carcinoma or eczema. Lentigo maligna has a strong relationship with UV exposure and usually occurs on sun… Expand