Mucosal Melanoma

A melanoma that arises from a mucosal site.
National Institutes of Health

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2013
2013
PURPOSE Conjunctival melanoma is a rare but potentially deadly tumor of the eye. Despite effective local therapies, recurrence… (More)
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2011
2011
The head and neck is the most common site of mucosal melanoma, a cancer with poor prognosis. In contrast to cutaneous melanoma… (More)
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2011
2011
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS To evaluate the population characteristics of mucosal melanoma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses… (More)
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2011
2011
PURPOSE A significant proportion of mucosal melanomas contain alterations in KIT. The aim of this study was to characterize the… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVES To present our single-institution experience with postoperative radiotherapy for mucosal melanoma of the head and neck… (More)
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2008
2008
Background A 79-year-old man presented to his primary care physician with a 2-month history of pruritus ani and a pigmented… (More)
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2007
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2007
C-kit is a trans-membrane receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) encoded by the proto-oncogene KIT located at 4q11-12. Gain-of-function… (More)
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2004
2004
PURPOSE A multi-institutional retrospective study was performed in northern Japan to analyze the outcome of external radiotherapy… (More)
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2004
2004
INTRODUCTION Due to the rarity of oral malignant melanomas case reports are a necessary source of information. Ten new cases are… (More)
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1994
1994
The management for mucosal melanoma of the head and neck is controversial in view of the poor prognosis. Thirty-five patients… (More)
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