Title

Dermal melanoma in a transplant patient

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology; Department of Pathology

Date

7-2-2011

Document Type

Article

Medical Subject Headings

Adult; *Facial Neoplasms; Female; Humans; Immunosuppressive Agents; Kidney Transplantation; *Melanoma; *Skin Neoplasms; Time Factors

Disciplines

Dermatology | Neoplasms | Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases

Abstract

Case study: A 37-year-old white woman on over 10 years of immunosuppressive therapy for two successive renal transplants was seen in our dermatology clinic for a tender lesion on her left eyebrow which had grown rapidly over the previous few months.

Comments

Citation: Foley E, Greenlaw SM, Givan J, Deng A, Maloney M, Geist DE. Dermal melanoma in a transplant patient. J Drugs Dermatol. 2011 Jul;10(7):808-9. Link to article in Gale Expanded Academic ASAP

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