Benign Melanocytoma

Known as: MELANOMA, BENIGN, Melanocytoma, Benign 
A benign neoplasm or hamartoma composed of melanocytes.
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2012
2012
Melanocytoma is a benign melanocytic naevus that can occur in the iris, ciliary body, choroid or optic disc. In the optic disc… (More)
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2010
2010
This paper presents an integrated and interactive decision support system for the automated melanoma recognition of the… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Heat shock proteins (HSPs) restore immature proteins or denatured proteins, thus protecting cells. Also, the… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Minichromosome maintenance (MCM) proteins are a recently elucidated group of polypeptides intimately involved in DNA… (More)
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2005
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2005
PURPOSE Cutaneous melanoma is a common, aggressive cancer with increasing incidence. The identification of melanoma-specific… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND The early detection and characterization of metastatic melanoma are important for prognosis and management of the… (More)
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1989
1989
A 38-year-old Japanese man presented with a blue macule on the back. A spinal meningeal tumor at the C3-C5 levels was detected… (More)
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1982
1982
An 81-year-old black woman with severe rheumatoid arthritis presented with an enlarging black lesion on the medial sclera of the… (More)
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1981
1981
A 57-year-old Caucasian woman was found, on a routine ophthalmoscopic examination, to have a pigmented ciliary body mass… (More)
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1977
1977
A 23-year-old white man had a pigmented iris tumor that was not enlarging; it produced satellite iris lesions, diffuse… (More)
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