The use of A-scan ultrasound in the assessment of small skin tumours.

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This study describes the use of A-scan ultrasound for the measurement and characterization of tumour tissue in small skin tumours--basal cell carcinoma, melanocytic naevus, hypertrophic scars and intraepidermal epithelioma. Assessment of the A-scan traces by measurement of: (i) the amplitude of echoes within the area of interest; (ii) the density (number… (More)

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@article{Edwards1989TheUO, title={The use of A-scan ultrasound in the assessment of small skin tumours.}, author={C. Edwards and Mustafa M. Al-Aboosi and Robert S. Marks}, journal={The British journal of dermatology}, year={1989}, volume={121 3}, pages={297-304} }