Multiple primary melanoma in the elderly.

@article{Krajewski2016MultiplePM,
  title={Multiple primary melanoma in the elderly.},
  author={Adam C. Krajewski and Donna R Hart and Tina J Hieken},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={211 1},
  pages={84-8}
}
BACKGROUND Few data exist regarding surveillance for multiple primary melanoma (MPM) in elderly patients or whether the incidence and risk factors are the same as for younger patients. Thus, we studied the frequency and characteristics of MPM in the elderly melanoma patients. METHODS From our prospective melanoma registry, we studied 222 consecutive… CONTINUE READING