Lentigo maligna of the face: A quantitative simple method to identify individual patient risk probability on dermoscopy.

@article{Carbone2017LentigoMO,
  title={Lentigo maligna of the face: A quantitative simple method to identify individual patient risk probability on dermoscopy.},
  author={Anna Carbone and Angela Ferrari and Giovanni Paolino and Pierluigi Buccini and Paola de Simone and Laura Eibenschutz and Paolo Piemonte and Vitaliano Silipo and Isabella Sperduti and Caterina Catrical{\`a} and Pasquale Frascione},
  journal={The Australasian journal of dermatology},
  year={2017},
  volume={58 4},
  pages={
          286-291
        }
}
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES The clinical and dermoscopic differential diagnosis of flat pigmented facial lesions represents a great challenge for the clinicians. Our aim was to report a quantitative method based on dermoscopic features to better classify pigmented facial lesions. METHODS This is a retrospective case-series study that analysed the dermoscopic features of 582 pigmented facial lesions. RESULTS The individual patient probability of lentigo maligna (LM) was predicted by a multivariate… CONTINUE READING
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