The Melanoma Handbook

Editor/Author Ariyan, Stephan and Kluger, Harriet
Publication Year: 2017
Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing

Single-User Purchase Price: $80.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $120.00
ISBN: 978-1-61705-295-8
Category: Health & Medicine - Medicine
Image Count: 47
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Overall, this book this provides an excellent overview of the diagnosis, treatment, surveillance, and nuances. It provides practical clinical advice for practicing dermatologists and can be quickly referenced.

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Table of Contents

  • Contributors
  • Preface
  • 1. Epidemiology and Screening of Pigmented Lesions - Veronica J. Shi and Jonathan Scott Leventhal
  • 2. Pathology and Molecular Features of Melanocytic Nevi and Melanoma - Anjela Galan
  • 3. Spitz Nevus, Spitzoid Melanoma, and Atypical Spitzoid Neoplasm - Rossitza Lazova
  • 4. Staging, Workup, and Surveillance - Jocelyn Depathy and Stephan Ariyan
  • 5. Surgical Management—Lentigo Maligna and Invasive Melanoma - Samuel Kim, Stephan Ariyan and Deepak Narayan
  • 6. Special Sites - Sarah Persing and Deepak Narayan
  • 7. Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy - Daniel C. Thomas and Dale Han
  • 8. Lymph Node Dissection - Daniel C. Thomas and Dale Han
  • 9. Surgical Management of Distant Organ Metastases - Swathi B. Reddy and Dale Han
  • 10. Radiation Therapy - Skyler B. Johnson and Roy H. Decker
  • 11. Management of Melanoma Brain Metastases - Jack M. Qian and Veronica L.Chiang
  • 12. Alternative Therapies: Regional Chemotherapy for Malignant Melanoma - Danielle M. Bello and Charlotte E. Ariyan
  • 13. Alternative Therapies: Topical Treatment and Injections - Mariam Totonchy and Jonathan Scott Leventhal
  • 14. Surveillance and Follow-Up - Sarah A. Weiss and Mario Sznol
  • 15. Systemic Therapy for Melanoma - Nour Kibbi and Harriet Kluger