Title

Dermal melanoma in a transplant patient

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology; Department of Pathology

Publication Date

7-2-2011

Document Type

Article

Subjects

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.

Source

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/Book/Conference Title

Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

21720666

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