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Spindle Cell Melanoma

Known as: Malignant Spindle Cell Melanoma, Spindle Cell Malignant Melanoma 
A melanoma characterized by the presence of malignant spindle-shaped melanocytes.
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Spitzoid neoplasms are a group of melanocytic tumours with distinctive histopathological features. They include benign tumours… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The use of molecular diagnostic methods such as fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) for challenging melanocytic neoplasms… Expand
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND Spindle cell melanoma (SCM) including desmoplastic melanoma (DM) is a rare variant of malignant melanoma that may… Expand
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2007
2007
Background:  A true diagnostic marker differentiating Spitz nevi (SN) from spitzoid melanoma (sMM) has been elusive. CD99, a… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
  • K. Busam
  • Advances in anatomic pathology
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 11660889
Desmoplastic melanoma (DM) is a fibrosing variant of spindle cell melanoma. It most often presents as an indurated lesion in… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Desmoplastic melanoma (DM) is an uncommon type of spindle cell melanoma in which the malignant cells are separated by collagen… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Introduction: The atypical fibroxanthoma (AFX) is considered by most authorities to represent a superficial or minimally invasive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Desmoplastic/spindle cell melanoma is a rare variant of melanoma. A number of factors complicate the diagnosis of desmoplastic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
This is a detailed report of seven cases presenting a peculiar sequence of events which, starting from inconspicuous superficial… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
 
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