I Zalaudek

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Graz
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi "White" network in Spitz nevi and early melanomas lacking significant pigmentation
    Iris Zalaudek
    Dermatology and Skin Cancer Unit, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, IRCCS, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:56-60. 2013
  2. ncbi [Atypical clinical presentation of pigmented purpuric dermatosis]
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 4:138-40. 2006
  3. doi Update on melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer. Annual Skin Cancer Conference 2011, Hamilton Island, Australia, 5–6 August 2011
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 11:1829-32. 2011
  4. doi The morphologic universe of melanocytic nevi
    Iris Zalaudek
    Division of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 28:149-56. 2009
  5. ncbi Dermoscopy of facial nonpigmented actinic keratosis
    I Zalaudek
    Mends St Medical Centre, South Perth, Western Australia
    Br J Dermatol 155:951-6. 2006
  6. ncbi A dual concept of nevogenesis: theoretical considerations based on dermoscopic features of melanocytic nevi
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:985-92. 2007
  7. ncbi Dermoscopy patterns of fibroepithelioma of pinkus
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 142:1318-22. 2006
  8. doi How to diagnose nonpigmented skin tumors: a review of vascular structures seen with dermoscopy: part II. Nonmelanocytic skin tumors
    Iris Zalaudek
    Division of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:377-86; quiz 387-8. 2010
  9. ncbi Diagnosis and management of melanocytic skin lesion in the pediatric praxis. A review of the literature
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Minerva Pediatr 60:291-312. 2008
  10. ncbi Pitfalls in the clinical and dermoscopic diagnosis of pigmented actinic keratosis
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:1071-4. 2005

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  1. doi "White" network in Spitz nevi and early melanomas lacking significant pigmentation
    Iris Zalaudek
    Dermatology and Skin Cancer Unit, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, IRCCS, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:56-60. 2013
    ..Although white network has been described in both tumors, little is known about the frequency of this pattern in both tumors...
  2. ncbi [Atypical clinical presentation of pigmented purpuric dermatosis]
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 4:138-40. 2006
    ..We report a case of PPD with atypical clinical features in a young woman, underlining the difficulties in the clinical classification of this spectrum of diseases...
  3. doi Update on melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer. Annual Skin Cancer Conference 2011, Hamilton Island, Australia, 5–6 August 2011
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 11:1829-32. 2011
    ..Yet, besides its scientific goals, the conference aimed also to encourage research originating in primary care and relevant to primary care...
  4. doi The morphologic universe of melanocytic nevi
    Iris Zalaudek
    Division of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 28:149-56. 2009
    ..This article provides an overview on the morphologic classification of nevi and the factors influencing the nevus pattern...
  5. ncbi Dermoscopy of facial nonpigmented actinic keratosis
    I Zalaudek
    Mends St Medical Centre, South Perth, Western Australia
    Br J Dermatol 155:951-6. 2006
    ..The accuracy of clinical diagnosis of nonpigmented, facial actinic keratosis (AK) is often suboptimal, even for experienced clinicians...
  6. ncbi A dual concept of nevogenesis: theoretical considerations based on dermoscopic features of melanocytic nevi
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:985-92. 2007
    ..These remarkable differences could be explained by a dual concept of nevogenesis, based on current clinico-epidemiologic, dermoscopic, histopathologic and genetic data...
  7. ncbi Dermoscopy patterns of fibroepithelioma of pinkus
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 142:1318-22. 2006
    ..While the dermoscopic features of basal cell carcinoma have been studied extensively, little is known about the dermoscopic features of FeP...
  8. doi How to diagnose nonpigmented skin tumors: a review of vascular structures seen with dermoscopy: part II. Nonmelanocytic skin tumors
    Iris Zalaudek
    Division of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:377-86; quiz 387-8. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi Diagnosis and management of melanocytic skin lesion in the pediatric praxis. A review of the literature
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Minerva Pediatr 60:291-312. 2008
    ..Moreover, we discuss recent concepts regarding nevogenesis and highlight some controversial aspects regarding childhood melanoma...
  10. ncbi Pitfalls in the clinical and dermoscopic diagnosis of pigmented actinic keratosis
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:1071-4. 2005
    ..We report the clinical and dermoscopic features of two pigmented actinic keratoses to discuss the difficulties in their preoperative differential diagnosis...
  11. ncbi Childhood granulomatous periorificial dermatitis: a controversial disease
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 3:252-5. 2005
    ..While topical treatment is occasionally effective, systemic antibiotic therapy of GPD is usually recommended. We report a "typical" case of GPD and review the literature to discuss the difficulties in its diagnosis and treatment...
  12. doi Time required for a complete skin examination with and without dermoscopy: a prospective, randomized multicenter study
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 144:509-13. 2008
    ..To determine the time required to perform a complete skin examination (CSE) as a means of opportunistic screening for skin cancer both without and with dermoscopy...
  13. ncbi Entodermoscopy: a new tool for diagnosing skin infections and infestations
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 216:14-23. 2008
    ..As such, dermoscopy connects the research fields of dermatologists and entomologists, opening a new research field of 'entodermoscopy'...
  14. ncbi [Three important rules in dermatoscopy]
    Iris Zalaudek
    Klinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Medizinischen Universität Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:422-3. 2007
  15. pmc Using dermoscopic criteria and patient-related factors for the management of pigmented melanocytic nevi
    Iris Zalaudek
    Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 145:816-26. 2009
    ..To review recent dermoscopy studies that provide new insights into the evolution of nevi and their patterns of pigmentation as they contribute to the diagnosis of nevi and the management of pigmented melanocytic nevi...
  16. ncbi Three-point checklist of dermoscopy: an open internet study
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 154:431-7. 2006
    ..In a pilot study, the three-point checklist of dermoscopy has been shown to represent a valid and reproducible tool with high sensitivity for the diagnosis of skin cancer in the hands of a small group of nonexperts...
  17. ncbi Age-related prevalence of dermoscopy patterns in acquired melanocytic naevi
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 154:299-304. 2006
    ..It has been suggested that most individuals harbour one predominant dermoscopic type among their naevi...
  18. doi Multiple primary melanomas: do they look the same?
    E Moscarella
    Department of Dermatology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 168:1267-72. 2013
    ..However, comparison of the clinical and dermoscopic features of MPM within a given individual has been described only in case reports...
  19. doi Typical and atypical dermoscopic presentations of dermatofibroma
    A Ferrari
    Department of Oncologic Dermatology, San Gallicano Dermatological Institute, Rome, ItalyDermatology Unit, Medical Department, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, ItalyLaboratory of Pathology, San Gallicano Dermatologic Institute, Rome, ItalyUnit of Biostatistics, Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:1375-80. 2013
    ..Dermatofibroma is a common skin neoplasm that is usually easy to recognize, but in some cases its differentiation from melanoma and other tumours may be difficult...
  20. ncbi Clinically equivocal melanocytic skin lesions with features of regression: a dermoscopic-pathological study
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 150:64-71. 2004
    ..One of the most confounding dermoscopic features, commonly seen in melanoma but in our experience also in melanocytic naevi, is represented by the so-called blue-white structures (BWS)...
  21. doi Is confocal microscopy a valuable tool in diagnosing nodular lesions? A study of 140 cases
    C Longo
    Dermatology and Skin Cancer Unit, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico IRCCS, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 169:58-67. 2013
    ..Reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) is a novel technique that allows visualization of the skin at nearly histological resolution although limited laser depth penetration hampers visualization of the deep dermis...
  22. doi Small-diameter melanocytic lesions: morphological analysis by means of in vivo confocal microscopy
    G Pupelli
    Department of Dermatology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 168:1027-33. 2013
    ..Small-diameter melanocytic lesions represent a diagnostic challenge for clinicians, as they do not follow the ABCD rule for diagnosis and do not always display reliable histopathological criteria...
  23. ncbi Dermoscopy of Bowen's disease
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 150:1112-6. 2004
    ..Bowen's disease (BD) or squamous cell carcinoma in situ is usually nonpigmented, but may also rarely be pigmented. Objective To describe the dermoscopic features in a series of pigmented and nonpigmented BD...
  24. doi Slow-growing melanoma: a dermoscopy follow-up study
    G Argenziano
    Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples, Via S Pansini, 5 80131 Naples, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 162:267-73. 2010
    ..We initially evaluated five cases and found that none had baseline features suggestive of melanoma; excision was performed based on slight changes visible only in side-by-side comparisons of dermoscopic images...
  25. ncbi Proposal of a new classification system for melanocytic naevi
    G Argenziano
    Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples, Via S Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 157:217-27. 2007
    ....
  26. ncbi Amelanotic/Hypomelanotic melanoma--is dermatoscopy useful for diagnosis?
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 1:369-73. 2003
    ....
  27. ncbi Dermoscopy for challenging melanoma; how to raise the 'red flag' when melanoma clinically looks benign
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 153:200-2. 2005
    ..The case presented here refers to a melanoma clinically simulating dermatofibroma that was biopsied because dermoscopic examination revealed unusual features that did not confirm the clinical diagnosis...
  28. ncbi Two years' experience with Web-based teleconsulting in dermatology
    C Massone
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    J Telemed Telecare 12:83-7. 2006
    ..The Website represents an example of user-generated content, together with active interaction between users, who can present and discuss cases with remote colleagues...
  29. doi Selective sunscreen application on nevi: frequency and determinants of a wrong sun-protective behaviour
    M Suppa
    Department of Dermatology, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 28:348-54. 2014
    ..Sunscreen use is generally recommended in order to prevent skin cancer but erroneous patterns of use were reported, including the selective application on melanocytic nevi...
  30. doi Dermoscopy uncovers clinically undetectable pigmentation in basal cell carcinoma
    A Lallas
    Skin Cancer Unit, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova IRCCS, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42123, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 170:192-5. 2014
    ....
  31. doi How to diagnose nonpigmented skin tumors: a review of vascular structures seen with dermoscopy: part I. Melanocytic skin tumors
    Iris Zalaudek
    Division of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:361-74; quiz 375-6. 2010
    ..In each part, additional special management guidelines for melanocytic and nonmelanocytic nonpigmented skin tumors, respectively, will be discussed...
  32. doi Seven-point checklist of dermoscopy revisited
    G Argenziano
    Dermatology Unit, 1st Medical Department, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 164:785-90. 2011
    ..Most dermoscopic algorithms to diagnose melanoma were established more than 10 years ago and have been tested primarily on clear-cut melanomas and excised melanocytic naevi...
  33. doi ["Dying nevus" or regressing melanoma]
    I Zalaudek
    Abteilung für Dermatologie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, 8036 Graz, Osterreich
    Hautarzt 62:293-6. 2011
    ..The important differential diagnoses are melanocytic nevi and melanoma with regression. The life cycle of a nevus is also reflected by the phrase" we are born and we die without nevi"...
  34. doi Confocal microscopy of recurrent naevi and recurrent melanomas: a retrospective morphological study
    C Longo
    Dermatology Unit, 1st Medical Department, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 165:61-8. 2011
    ..Repigmentation within a scar after different procedures (shave biopsy, partial excision, cryotherapy, laser) is a challenging diagnostic situation...
  35. doi Blue-black rule: a simple dermoscopic clue to recognize pigmented nodular melanoma
    G Argenziano
    Dermatology Unit, Medical Department, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Viale Risorgimento 80, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 165:1251-5. 2011
    ..Dermoscopy improves melanoma recognition, but most criteria were described in the context of superficial spreading melanoma...
  36. doi Ratio of marked and excised sentinel lymph nodes and scintigraphic appearance time in melanoma patients with negative sentinel lymph node
    E Richtig
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Eur J Surg Oncol 36:783-8. 2010
    ..5 mm. Ratio of these parameters was calculated and impact of this ratio as well as impact of scintigraphic appearance time (SAT) on disease progression was studied...
  37. ncbi Dermoscopy in general dermatology
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 212:7-18. 2006
    ..This article provides a review of the dermoscopic features seen in various nonpigmented tumoral and nontumoral skin lesions as well as the dermoscopic criteria used for monitoring skin reactions to various treatments...
  38. ncbi Never perform laser treatment of skin tumors with clinical "EFG" criteria
    Jason Giacomel
    Mends St Medical Centre, South Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 6:386-8. 2008
    ..We report a 42-year-old woman who presented with a recurrent and metastatic melanoma after laser treatment of a tumor which was apparently clinically innocent and highlight the clinical features of such benign-looking melanomas...
  39. ncbi Nevus type in dermoscopy is related to skin type in white persons
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 143:351-6. 2007
    ..Dermoscopic classification of acquired melanocytic nevi (AMN) is based on the evaluation of 3 main criteria-global pattern, pigment distribution, and color...
  40. ncbi Collision of malignant melanoma (lentigo maligna type) with squamous cell carcinoma in solar-damaged skin of the face
    Verena Ahlgrimm-Siess
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatol Surg 33:122-4. 2007
  41. ncbi Dermoscopy subpatterns of nonpigmented skin tumors
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 141:532. 2005
  42. ncbi Dermoscopy of an acral congenital melanocytic nevus
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Pediatr Dermatol 22:188-91. 2005
    ..We report an acral congenital melanocytic nevus typified by the presence of three different dermoscopic patterns that are commonly seen in acquired melanocytic nevi of palms and soles...
  43. ncbi Repigmentation after surgery of melanoma in a burn scar: dermoscopy as aid for the management decision
    Erika Richtig
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatol Surg 33:839-41. 2007
  44. doi Dermoscopy in general dermatology: practical tips for the clinician
    A Lallas
    Skin Cancer Unit, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova IRCCS, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 170:514-26. 2014
    ..Practical tips are suggested, which can assist clinicians in profitably utilizing and applying the available knowledge in their everyday practice. ..
  45. ncbi Efficacy of superficial and deep regional hyperthermia combined with systemic chemotherapy and radiotherapy in metastatic melanoma
    E Richtig
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, 8036 Graz, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 1:635-42. 2003
    ..We report our clinical experience with superficial and deep regional hyperthermia in combination with radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy with carboplatin...
  46. ncbi Dermoscopy patterns of halo nevi
    Isabel Kolm
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 142:1627-32. 2006
    ..This study aims to evaluate the dermoscopic features of HN and their changes during digital dermoscopic follow-up and to investigate the frequency of the halo phenomenon in a series of melanomas...
  47. doi Clinical, dermoscopic and histopathologic features of genital and extragenital lichen sclerosus
    A Larre Borges
    Dermatology Unit Hospital de Clínicas Dr Manuel Quintela Montevideo, UruguayClinic of Dermatovenerology, Clinical Center of Nis, Medical Faculty University of Nis, Nis, SerbiaState Clinic of Dermatology, Hospital of Skin and Venereal Diseases, Thessaloniki, GreeceDepartment of Dermatology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy and Dermatology and Skin Cancer Unit, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, IRCCS Reggio Emilia, ItalyDermatology and Skin Cancer Unit, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, IRCCS, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:1433-9. 2013
    ....
  48. ncbi Local recurrence in melanoma in situ: influence of sex, age, site of involvement and therapeutic modalities
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 148:703-8. 2003
    ..Melanoma in situ (MIS) occurs on various body sites, in various age groups, and is managed by a variety of treatment modalities. Despite early treatment, recurrences may be encountered...
  49. ncbi Three-point checklist of dermoscopy. A new screening method for early detection of melanoma
    H Peter Soyer
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 208:27-31. 2004
    ..Dermoscopy used by experts has been demonstrated to improve the diagnostic accuracy for melanoma. However, little is known about the diagnostic validity of dermoscopy when used by nonexperts...
  50. ncbi Dermoscopic features of melanoma on the scalp
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:S88-90. 2004
    ..In contrast to the dermoscopic features usually seen in melanoma occurring on the face, the same morphologic type of pigment network usually seen in melanoma of the trunk was observed in our case of scalp melanoma...
  51. ncbi Dermoscopy of superficial basal cell carcinoma
    Jason Giacomel
    Mends St Medical Centre, South Perth, Western Australia
    Dermatol Surg 31:1710-3. 2005
  52. ncbi Dermoscopy insights into nevogenesis: "Abtropfung" vs "Hochsteigerung"
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 143:284. 2007
  53. doi Dermoscopy of early stage mycosis fungoides
    A Lallas
    State Clinic of Dermatology, Hospital of Skin and Venereal Diseases, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:617-21. 2013
    ..Dermoscopy is a rapid, cheep, non-invasive and widely used method for the evaluation of skin tumours and, recently, of inflammatory skin diseases, as well...
  54. ncbi White dysplastic melanocytic naevi
    I Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Lancet 359:1999-2000. 2002
    ..Association with malignant melanoma in all three patients emphasises the importance of this morphological type of DMN as a possible precursor to, or marker of, malignant melanoma...
  55. doi Dermoscopy and entomology (entomodermoscopy)
    Philipp Tschandl
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 7:589-96. 2009
    ..As such, dermoscopy connects the research fields of dermatology and entomology into one field of "entomodermoscopy". In this article we give an overview on the current applications of entomodermoscopy...
  56. ncbi Intravascular large B-cell lymphoma colonizing cutaneous hemangiomas
    Lorenzo Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz Medical School, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 209:132-4. 2004
    ..Although the disease can be limited to the skin, involvement of other organs is common. We report a case of intravascular large B-cell lymphoma colonizing the vessels of preexisting cutaneous cherry hemangiomas...
  57. ncbi Dermoscopy subpatterns of inflammatory skin disorders
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 142:808. 2006
  58. ncbi Treatment of primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma with rituximab
    Regina Fink-Puches
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:847-53. 2005
    ..Treatment of primary cutaneous B-cell lymphoma (CBCL) with intralesionally or systemically administered rituximab has been described only in a few cases...
  59. ncbi Dermoscopy features of pigmented squamous cell carcinoma: a case report
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Dermatol Surg 30:539-40. 2004
  60. ncbi Diagnosis and treatment of cutaneous melanoma: a practical guide
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Skinmed 2:20-31; quiz 32-3. 2003
    ..In this review, the authors present an up-to-date overview of the epidemiologic, clinical, histopathologic, and therapeutic aspects of melanoma that can be used as a practical guide for the management of this tumor...
  61. ncbi Dermoscopy of subcorneal hematoma
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Dermatol Surg 30:1229-32. 2004
    ..Clinically, it may exhibit overlapping features with acral melanoma or acral melanocytic nevi, leading to unnecessary excision of this otherwise harmless skin lesion...
  62. ncbi Dermoscopic classification of Clark's nevi (atypical melanocytic nevi)
    Rainer Hofmann-Wellenhof
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Clin Dermatol 20:255-8. 2002
  63. ncbi Dermatoscopic follow-up of a changing pigmented melanocytic skin lesion during pregnancy: from nevus to melanoma?
    Iris Zalaudek
    Melanoma Res 14:323-5. 2004
  64. ncbi Dermoscopy features of melanoma incognito: indications for biopsy
    Giuseppe Argenziano
    Department of Dermatology at Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:508-13. 2007
    ..Dermoscopy has been shown to increase the diagnostic accuracy of clinically equivocal lesions, but little is known about its ability to detect melanoma in the context of lesions that appear clinically benign...
  65. doi The epidermal and dermal origin of melanocytic tumors: theoretical considerations based on epidemiologic, clinical, and histopathologic findings
    Iris Zalaudek
    Am J Dermatopathol 30:403-6. 2008
  66. ncbi Dermoscopy improves accuracy of primary care physicians to triage lesions suggestive of skin cancer
    Giuseppe Argenziano
    Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Clin Oncol 24:1877-82. 2006
    ..The aim of this randomized study was to determine whether the adjunct of dermoscopy to the standard clinical examination improves the accuracy of PCPs to triage lesions suggestive of skin cancer...
  67. ncbi Man sees only what he knows
    Iris Zalaudek
    Arch Dermatol 142:530. 2006
  68. ncbi The spectrum of Spitz nevi: a clinicopathologic study of 83 cases
    Gerardo Ferrara
    Pathologic Anatomy Service, Gaetano Rummo General Hospital, Benevento, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 141:1381-7. 2005
    ..To achieve a clinicopathologic classification of Spitz nevi by comparing their clinical, dermoscopic, and histopathologic features...
  69. ncbi Congenital melanocytic nevus: a possible clinical and dermoscopic pitfall
    Giuseppe Noto
    Unit of Dermatology, Department of Oncology, La Maddalena, Palermo, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 31:699-702. 2005
  70. ncbi Melanoacanthoma simulating pigmented spitz nevus: an unusual dermoscopy pitfall
    Luigi Rossiello
    Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 32:735-7. 2006
    ..The starburst pattern is the dermoscopic hallmark of pigmented Spitz nevus, although it has been rarely observed in melanoma as well...
  71. ncbi Dermoscopy of fibroepithelioma of pinkus
    Iris Zalaudek
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:168-9. 2005
  72. ncbi Vascular structures in skin tumors: a dermoscopy study
    Giuseppe Argenziano
    Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 140:1485-9. 2004
    ..To describe the different vascular structures seen by dermoscopy and to evaluate their association with various melanocytic and nonmelanocytic skin tumors in a large series of cases...
  73. ncbi Do we detect a new spectrum of biologically 'benign' melanomas in the dermoscopy era?
    Gerardo Ferrara
    Melanoma Res 14:567-8. 2004
  74. ncbi Clonal seborrheic keratosis: a dermoscopic pitfall
    Iris Zalaudek
    Arch Dermatol 140:1169-70. 2004
  75. doi Dermoscopic evaluation of amelanotic and hypomelanotic melanoma
    Scott W Menzies
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 144:1120-7. 2008
    ..To determine the predictive dermoscopic features of amelanotic and hypomelanotic melanoma...
  76. ncbi Why perform dermoscopy? The evidence for its role in the routine management of pigmented skin lesions
    Scott W Menzies
    Arch Dermatol 142:1211-2. 2006
  77. ncbi Involution: the natural evolution of pigmented Spitz and Reed nevi?
    Giuseppe Argenziano
    Arch Dermatol 143:549-51. 2007
  78. doi The "ugly duckling" sign: agreement between observers
    Alon Scope
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 160 E 53rd St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:58-64. 2008
    ..To assess whether multiple observers can identify the same pigmented lesion(s) as being different from a patient's other moles ("ugly duckling" [UD] sign) and to explore whether the UD sign is sensitive for melanoma detection...
  79. doi Adnexal tumors: clinical and dermoscopic mimickers of basal cell carcinoma
    Anna Sgambato
    Arch Dermatol 144:426. 2008
  80. ncbi Melanomas that failed dermoscopic detection: a combined clinicodermoscopic approach for not missing melanoma
    Susana Puig
    Melanoma Unit, Dermatology Department, Hospital Clinic i Provincial de Barcelona, IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Dermatol Surg 33:1262-73. 2007
    ..The objective was to describe the clinical and dermoscopic characteristics of difficult-to-diagnose melanomas (DDM)...
  81. ncbi Dermoscopic-pathologic correlation in an unusual case of pigmented basal cell carcinoma
    Luigi Rossiello
    Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 32:1509-12. 2006
  82. ncbi Dermoscopy patterns of eczemalike melanoma
    Jason Giacomel
    Arch Dermatol 143:1081-2. 2007
  83. ncbi Dermoscopy of eccrine poroma
    Rachele Nicolino
    Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Dermatology 215:160-3. 2007
    ..We report 2 patients with EP and discuss the diagnostic significance of the observed dermoscopic findings...
  84. ncbi Feasibility of a two-step teledermatologic approach for the management of patients with multiple pigmented skin lesions
    Alessandro Di Stefani
    Department of Dermatology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 33:686-92. 2007
    ..Recent studies demonstrating accuracy of teledermatology and teledermoscopy in the evaluation of pigmented skin lesions (PSL) have been performed only on PSL previously selected by face-to-face examination...
  85. doi Nodules with a prominent vascular component
    Anna Sgambato
    Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 144:702. 2008
  86. ncbi Dermoscopic changes in acral melanocytic nevi during digital follow-up
    Davide Altamura
    Department of Dermatology, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 143:1372-6. 2007
    ..To investigate changes in dermoscopic patterns of acquired acral melanocytic nevi (AAMN) over time...
  87. ncbi Tele-education in dermatopathology of pigmented lesions: is dermoscopy a valuable tool?
    Gerardo Ferrara
    J Telemed Telecare 10:183. 2004
  88. ncbi Dermoscopy of solitary angiokeratomas: a morphological study
    Pedro Zaballos
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital Sant Pau i Santa Tecla, Tarragona, Spain
    Arch Dermatol 143:318-25. 2007
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  89. ncbi Age distribution of biopsied junctional nevi--Unna's concept versus a dual concept of nevogenesis
    Iris Zalaudek
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:1096-7. 2007
  90. ncbi Dermoscopy of clear-cell acanthoma differs from dermoscopy of psoriasis
    Iris Zalaudek
    Dermatology 207:428; author reply 429. 2003
  91. ncbi The many faces of blue nevus: a clinicopathologic study
    Gerardo Ferrara
    Pathologic Anatomy Service, Gaetano Rummo General Hospital, Benevento, Italy
    J Cutan Pathol 34:543-51. 2007
    ..In recent years, several histopathologic variants of blue nevus have been identified, whose clinical and dermoscopic correlates need further clarification...
  92. doi Regarding the algorithm for the diagnosis of early mycosis fungoides proposed by the International Society for Cutaneous Lymphomas: suggestions from routine histopathology practice
    Gerardo Ferrara
    Pathologic Anatomy Service, Gaetano Rummo General Hospital, Benevento, Italy
    J Cutan Pathol 35:549-53. 2008
    ..Routine clinicopathologic practice is expected to refine/validate the scoring system proposed in 2005 by the International Society for Cutaneous Lymphomas (ISCL) for the diagnosing early mycosis fungoides (eMF), classical type...
  93. doi Lentigo maligna in a young adult
    Gerardo Ferrara
    Pathologic Anatomy Unit, Gaetano Rummo General Hospital, Benevento, Italy
    Dermatology 217:66-8. 2008
    ..Lentigo maligna is mainly diagnosed in the elderly with severely sun-damaged skin...
  94. doi Digital image analysis for diagnosis of skin tumors
    Andreas Blum
    Private and Teaching Practice, Seestrasse 3a, 78464 Konstanz, Germany
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 27:11-5. 2008
    ..Each system should be controlled by the user with the final decision and responsibility and tested by independent users without any conflict of financial interest...
  95. ncbi Dermoscopy for diagnosis and treatment monitoring of pediculosis capitis
    Alessandro Di Stefani
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:909-11. 2006
  96. ncbi Artifactual "pseudo-halo nevi" secondary to sunscreen application
    Iris Zalaudek
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:1106-7. 2006
  97. ncbi High- and low-penetrance cutaneous melanoma susceptibility genes
    Maria Concetta Fargnoli
    Department of Dermatology, University of L Aquila, Coppito 2, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 6:657-70. 2006
    ..In addition, conflicting data are available on other potential low-penetrance genes encoding proteins involved in pigmentation, cell growth and differentiation, DNA repair or detoxifying of metabolites...
  98. doi Three roots of melanoma
    Iris Zalaudek
    Arch Dermatol 144:1375-9. 2008
  99. ncbi Fast-growing and slow-growing melanomas
    Giuseppe Argenziano
    Arch Dermatol 143:802-3; author reply 803-4. 2007