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Skin-melanocytic tumor
Melanoma
Acral lentiginous melanoma (ALM)
Reviewer: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 5 June 2013, last major update May 2013
Copyright: (c) 2002-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Epidemiology
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Sites
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Clinical features
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Poor prognostic factors
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Case reports
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Clinical images
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Plantar surface

Various images

Erosive and macerated lesion


In situ 5 years ago

Invasive ALM

Dermoscopy
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Micro description
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Micro images
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In situ: minimal atypical melanocytic hyperplasia without invasion

Invasion: nest formation by melanoma cells


Various images

Positive stains
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Molecular description
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Differential diagnosis
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End of Skin-melanocytic tumor > Melanoma > Acral lentiginous melanoma


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