Malignant melanoma of the skin.

  title={Malignant melanoma of the skin.},
  author={Kristen J. Mertz and Howard Childs Lewis and Lothar Meinert},
  journal={New Jersey medicine : the journal of the Medical Society of New Jersey},
  volume={87 5},
Each year, several thousand New Jersey residents are diagnosed with skin cancer, the most common form of cancer. One form of skin cancer, malignant melanoma, has a high mortality rate. This report examines melanoma rates from 1979 to 1985, and suggests basic precautionary steps necessary for prevention and control of this disease. 

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