MELANOMA

Mar
2003
Vol. 22. No. 1

Introduction

Melanoma incidence in the United States continues to increase, and little progress has been made to find a cure for advanced disease.

Melanoma, Introduction

Allan C. Halpern, MD

Total body skin imaging (TBSI) is being increasingly used as an aid to melanoma detection in high-risk individuals. In this article, we review the rationale, techniques, advantages, and potential pitfalls of TBSI as an aid to melanoma detection.

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