Central Nervous System Melanocytic Neoplasm

Known as: CNS Melanocytic Tumor, Central Nervous System Melanocytic Tumor, Melanocytic Neoplasm of CNS 
A primary tumor of the central nervous system that arises from leptomeningeal melanocytes. It may present as a diffuse proliferative leptomeningeal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND The pathogenic mutations in melanoma have been largely catalogued; however, the order of their occurrence is not known… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
PURPOSE Selective inhibition of mutant BRAF by using class I RAF inhibitors in patients with metastatic melanoma has resulted in… (More)
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2009
2009
Primary melanocytic neoplasms of the central nervous system (CNS) are uncommon neoplasms derived from melanocytes that normally… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
BACKGROUND Digital image analysis has been introduced into the diagnosis of skin lesions based on dermoscopic pictures… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To examine the outcome of short-term digital surface microscopic monitoring of suspicious or changing atypical… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The vast majority of healthy individuals have some form of melanocytic lesions with most having several cutaneous melanocytic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To determine the risk for developing malignant melanoma and neurocutaneous melanocytosis (NCM) in patients with large… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Primary melanocytic neoplasms of the central nervous system (CNS) consist of a spectrum ranging from well-differentiated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To compare the reliability of a new 7-point checklist based on simplified epiluminescence microscopy (ELM) pattern… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A study of 207 consecutive white patients older than 18 years of age with nonfamilial nodular and superficial spreading melanoma… (More)
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