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melanoma

Known as: Malignant Melanomas, melanocarcinoma, Melanoma [Disease/Finding] 
A malignant neoplasm derived from cells that are capable of forming melanin, which may occur in the skin of any part of the body, in the eye, or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
BACKGROUND Nivolumab combined with ipilimumab resulted in longer progression‐free survival and a higher objective response rate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND The immune checkpoint inhibitor ipilimumab is the standard-of-care treatment for patients with advanced melanoma… Expand
Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
  • M. Valsecchi
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 2015
  • Corpus ID: 4905508
n engl j med 373;1 nejm.org july 2, 2015 23 The authors’ full names, academic de‐ grees, and affiliations are listed in the Ap… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND In patients with melanoma, ipilimumab (an antibody against cytotoxic T-lymphocyte-associated antigen 4 [CTLA-4… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Blockade of programmed death 1 (PD-1), an inhibitory receptor expressed by T cells, can overcome immune resistance. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE To revise the staging system for cutaneous melanoma on the basis of data from an expanded American Joint Committee on… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE Melanomas on mucosal membranes, acral skin (soles, palms, and nail bed), and skin with chronic sun-induced damage have… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Exposure to ultraviolet light is a major causative factor in melanoma, although the relationship between risk and… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Cancers arise owing to the accumulation of mutations in critical genes that alter normal programmes of cell proliferation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE The American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) recently proposed major revisions of the tumor-node-metastases (TNM… Expand