Dermal melanoma in a transplant patient
Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology; Department of Pathology
Medical Subject Headings
Adult; *Facial Neoplasms; Female; Humans; Immunosuppressive Agents; Kidney Transplantation; *Melanoma; *Skin Neoplasms; Time Factors
Dermatology | Neoplasms | Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
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.