malignant melanoma

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Synonyms for malignant melanoma

any of several malignant neoplasms (usually of the skin) consisting of melanocytes


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Swedish medical technology company SciBase reported on Wednesday the receipt of the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Pre-Market Approval (PMA) for its product Nevisense for the early detection of malignant melanoma.
The diagnosis of disseminated malignant melanoma was made on the basis of clinicopathological and radiological evidence.
Skin cancer can be split into two groups: malignant melanoma, which can prove fatal, and non-melanoma skin cancers such as squamous cell carcinoma and basal cell carcinomas which are rarely fatal.
The report provides detailed regional analysis of Americas, Europe, Asia, Oceania and Africa for the malignant melanoma market.
And the number of people dying from the disease is also increasing, with 120 people in the age group dying from malignant melanoma each year in Wales.
After biopsy results were consistent with malignant melanoma (Figure 3), she was evaluated for a possible Whipple procedure.
Malignant melanoma has become the fifth most common cancer in Britain, diagnosed in 15,000 people each year across all age groups.
5 years, during which 2,904 cases of malignant melanoma were diagnosed.
Every year in the North East around 480 people are diagnosed with malignant melanoma and around 80 people die from the disease.
1-mm thick ulcerated nodular achromatic malignant melanoma of the left shoulder in August 2008.
When her medical history had been questioned in more detail, she told us that she had a history of malignant melanoma on her back 30 years ago that was excised and caused no symptoms until that time.
Oral Malignant melanoma is a rare neoplasm representing less than 1% of all melanomas and
Levels of malignant melanoma have more than doubled since the early 1990s, new figures from Cancer Research UK reveal.
RATES of malignant melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer, are five times higher in the UK than they were in the 1970s, new figures show.
THE NORTH EAST has seen a dramatic increase in the number of people diagnosed with malignant melanoma, new figures from Cancer Research UK reveal today.
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