Dermal melanoma in a transplant patient
Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology; Department of Pathology
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.
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
Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
Foley E, Greenlaw SM, Givan J, Deng AC, Maloney ME, Geist DE. (2011). Dermal melanoma in a transplant patient. Dermatology Publications. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/derm_pubs/35