Hutchinson's Melanotic Freckle

Known as: Malignant Lentigo, lentigo malignant, Hutchinson's Melanotic Freckle [Disease/Finding] 
An atypical proliferation of atypical melanocytes in the dermal-epidermal junction, without infiltration of the papillary or reticular dermis. The… (More)
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1955-2018
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The role of immunohistochemistry in the assessment of KIT status in melanomas, especially acral lentiginous/mucosal, is not well… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To compare the prognosis of patients with scalp or neck (scalp/neck) melanomas with that of patients with melanomas at… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Melanoma and benign melanocytic nevi can overlap significantly in their histopathological presentation and misdiagnoses are… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Some melanomas form on sun-exposed body sites, whereas others do not. We previously proposed that melanomas at… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The retinoblastoma pathway has been implicated in melanoma; however, previous studies of one of the key components of this… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A population-based case-control study of 474 patients with cutaneous malignant melanoma and 926 population controls, conducted in… (More)
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1980
1980
Several features which distinguish malignant melanoma arising in a Hutchinson's melanotic freckle (HMFM) from other types of… (More)
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1977
1977
Hutchinson's melanotic freckle (lentigo maligna) is a well-known pigmented lesion, usually seen on the face of white patients. It… (More)
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1975
1975
Twenty-three examples of pagetoid premalignant melanosis have been analyzed by clinical, histologic, histochemical, and… (More)
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