New Safety Margins for Melanoma Surgery: Nice Possibility for Drinking of “Just That Cup of Coffee”?

@inproceedings{Tchernev2017NewSM,
  title={New Safety Margins for Melanoma Surgery: Nice Possibility for Drinking of “Just That Cup of Coffee”?},
  author={Georgi Tchernev and A A Chokoeva},
  booktitle={Open access Macedonian journal of medical sciences},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND The American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC's) skin melanoma surgical treatment recommendations from 2011 are characterised by a prima facie "freedom of choice" regarding how extensive should be the excisions for melanomas with tumour thickness up to 2 mm and melanoma in situ. It is unclear why the recommended surgical security margins vary… CONTINUE READING