Reduced frequency of melanoma in 72,739 patients with psoriasis: A retrospective study.

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BACKGROUND Chronic inflammatory conditions such as psoriasis may pose an increased risk of cancer due to impaired immunosurveillance resulting from the chronic inflammation and immunosuppressive medications. However, the relationship between psoriasis and the risk of melanoma is still controversial. OBJECTIVE To compare the occurrence of melanoma in a… (More)
DOI: 10.1684/ejd.2014.2501

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@article{Paradisi2015ReducedFO, title={Reduced frequency of melanoma in 72,739 patients with psoriasis: A retrospective study.}, author={Andrea Paradisi and Stefano Tabolli and Biagio Didona and Luciano Sobrino and Nicoletta Del Russo and D Abeni}, journal={European journal of dermatology : EJD}, year={2015}, volume={25 2}, pages={133-7} }