The incidence of malignant melanoma is rising. Early recognition and surgical treatment give the best chance for a cure. Since a variety of skin tumors and conditions may resemble melanoma, knowledge of the differential diagnosis and a systematic approach to the evaluation of a suspicious lesion are essential.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||12|
|Journal||American Family Physician|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1989|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Family Practice