Incidence of melanoma in organ transplant recipients in Alberta, Canada.

@article{Tran2016IncidenceOM,
  title={Incidence of melanoma in organ transplant recipients in Alberta, Canada.},
  author={Mimi C Tran and Megan A Sander and Pietro Ravani and P. R{\'e}gine Mydlarski},
  journal={Clinical transplantation},
  year={2016},
  volume={30 10},
  pages={1271-1275}
}
BACKGROUND Many studies have documented the increased risk of non-melanoma skin cancers in organ transplant recipients (OTRs). However, the incidence of melanoma is less well defined. To date, there have been no studies on the incidence of melanoma in Canadian OTRs. Herein, we determine the incidence and clinical features of melanoma in a cohort of OTRs in… CONTINUE READING