Jane L Messina

Summary

Affiliation: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sentinel node biopsy for thin melanomas: which patients should be considered?
    Christopher A Puleo
    Cutaneous Oncology Division, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 12:230-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Activated stat-3 in melanoma
    Jane L Messina
    Pathology Service, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 15:196-201. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Desmoplastic melanoma: is there a role for sentinel lymph node biopsy?
    Dale Han
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2345-51. 2013
  4. pmc Patterns and timing of sunlight exposure and risk of basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas of the skin--a case-control study
    Michelle R Iannacone
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    BMC Cancer 12:417. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Sentinel node biopsy is indicated for thin melanomas ≥0.76 mm
    Dale Han
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3335-42. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The unique clinical characteristics of melanoma diagnosed in children
    Dale Han
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3888-95. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Case-control study of cutaneous human papillomaviruses in squamous cell carcinoma of the skin
    Michelle R Iannacone
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1303-13. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Case-control study of cutaneous human papillomavirus infection in Basal cell carcinoma of the skin
    Michelle R Iannacone
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33647, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 133:1512-20. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Case-control study of smoking and non-melanoma skin cancer
    Dana E Rollison
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:245-54. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous leiomyosarcoma: treatment and outcomes with a standardized margin of resection
    JEREMIAH L DENEVE
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 20:307-12. 2013

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Publications55

  1. ncbi request reprint Sentinel node biopsy for thin melanomas: which patients should be considered?
    Christopher A Puleo
    Cutaneous Oncology Division, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 12:230-5. 2005
    ..Currently available prognostic factors are limited in their ability to reliably discriminate which patients will manifest regional nodal metastasis and would be identified early through sentinel node biopsy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Activated stat-3 in melanoma
    Jane L Messina
    Pathology Service, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 15:196-201. 2008
    ..We examined the expression of phosphorylated Stat-3 (pStat-3), activated Stat-1 (pStat-1) and interferon alpha receptor subunit 1(IFNAR-1) in human melanocytic neoplasms...
  3. doi request reprint Desmoplastic melanoma: is there a role for sentinel lymph node biopsy?
    Dale Han
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2345-51. 2013
    ..The utility of sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) for desmoplastic melanoma (DM) is debated. We describe a large single-institution experience with SLNB for DM to determine clinicopathologic factors predictive of SLN metastasis...
  4. pmc Patterns and timing of sunlight exposure and risk of basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas of the skin--a case-control study
    Michelle R Iannacone
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    BMC Cancer 12:417. 2012
    ..Ultraviolet radiation (UVR) exposure is the most important environmental risk factor for NMSC. However, the precise relationship between UVR and the risk of NMSC is complex, and the relationship may differ by skin cancer type...
  5. doi request reprint Sentinel node biopsy is indicated for thin melanomas ≥0.76 mm
    Dale Han
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3335-42. 2012
    ..We describe a large single institution experience with SLNB for thin melanomas to determine factors predictive of nodal metastases...
  6. doi request reprint The unique clinical characteristics of melanoma diagnosed in children
    Dale Han
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:3888-95. 2012
    ..We describe a large single-institution experience with pediatric melanoma and assess prognostic characteristics...
  7. doi request reprint Case-control study of cutaneous human papillomaviruses in squamous cell carcinoma of the skin
    Michelle R Iannacone
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1303-13. 2012
    ..Cutaneous human papillomavirus (HPV) infection may be a risk factor for squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the skin...
  8. doi request reprint Case-control study of cutaneous human papillomavirus infection in Basal cell carcinoma of the skin
    Michelle R Iannacone
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33647, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 133:1512-20. 2013
    ..In conclusion, the combined serology and tumor DNA results suggest that β HPV types may have a role in BCC. Additional studies of BCC that assess HPV types in multiple genera are needed...
  9. doi request reprint Case-control study of smoking and non-melanoma skin cancer
    Dana E Rollison
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:245-54. 2012
    ..To investigate the association between cigarette smoking and basal and squamous cell carcinomas (BCC and SCC) of the skin, a clinic-based case-control study was conducted in Tampa, FL...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous leiomyosarcoma: treatment and outcomes with a standardized margin of resection
    JEREMIAH L DENEVE
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 20:307-12. 2013
    ..Cutaneous leiomyosarcoma is primarily a low-grade malignancy that affects elderly male Caucasians. It is a rare dermal-based tumor for which treatment algorithms have been poorly defined...
  11. doi request reprint Merkel cell carcinoma of unknown primary origin
    JEREMIAH L DENEVE
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:2360-6. 2012
    ..MCC from an unknown primary origin (MCCUP) can present a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. We describe our single-institution experience with the diagnosis and management of MCCUP presenting as metastases to lymph nodes...
  12. pmc Telomere length and risk of melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and basal cell carcinoma
    Gabriella M Anic
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 37:434-9. 2013
    ..We examined the association between telomere length and skin cancer in a clinic-based case-control study of 198 melanoma cases, 136 squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) cases, 185 basal cell carcinoma (BCC) cases, and 372 healthy controls...
  13. ncbi request reprint Controversies in the evaluation and management of atypical melanocytic proliferations in children, adolescents, and young adults
    Damon Reed
    Department of a Sarcoma Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 11:679-86. 2013
    ..This article provides data and weighs the pros and cons of a rationale for decision-making in pediatric and young adult patients with diagnostically challenging melanocytic lesions...
  14. pmc Combined analysis of phase III trials evaluating [⁹⁹mTc]tilmanocept and vital blue dye for identification of sentinel lymph nodes in clinically node-negative cutaneous melanoma
    Vernon K Sondak
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:680-8. 2013
    ..99m)Tc]Tilmanocept is a CD206 receptor-targeted radiopharmaceutical designed for sentinel lymph node (SLN) identification. Two nearly identical nonrandomized phase III trials compared [(99m)Tc]tilmanocept to vital blue dye...
  15. pmc GSK3β inhibition blocks melanoma cell/host interactions by downregulating N-cadherin expression and decreasing FAK phosphorylation
    Jobin K John
    Department of Molecular Oncology, The Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 132:2818-27. 2012
    ..These studies suggest the potential therapeutic utility of inhibiting GSK3β in defined subsets of melanoma...
  16. doi request reprint Sunlight exposure and cutaneous human papillomavirus seroreactivity in basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas of the skin
    Michelle R Iannacone
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Infect Dis 206:399-406. 2012
    ..Ultraviolet radiation exposure may interact synergistically with cutaneous human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in the development of basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the skin...
  17. pmc Phase I trial of interleukin-12 plasmid electroporation in patients with metastatic melanoma
    Adil I Daud
    Cutaneous Oncology and Experimental Therapeutics Programs, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:5896-903. 2008
    ..In vivo electroporation, in preclinical models, significantly enhances gene transfer efficiency while retaining the safety advantages of plasmid DNA...
  18. ncbi request reprint Identifying risk factors using a skin cancer screening program
    Jeremy R Etzkorn
    University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 20:248-54. 2013
    ..This study details the relationship of a group of well-known risk factors with presumptive diagnoses in a large series of individuals self-referred for free skin cancer screening...
  19. doi request reprint Sentinel node biopsy in atypical melanocytic neoplasms in childhood: a single institution experience in 24 patients
    Omie L Mills
    Department of Pathology and Cell Biology, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 39:331-6. 2012
    ..We herein report our institutional experience with SLNB in pediatric patients with these lesions, hereafter referred to as 'atypical melanocytic proliferations'...
  20. doi request reprint Case-control study of Merkel cell polyomavirus infection and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma
    Dana E Rollison
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:74-81. 2012
    ..Merkel cell polyomavirus (MCV) DNA has been reported in 0% to 25% of squamous cell carcinomas (SCC) occurring in immunocompetent individuals. We conducted the first serologic case-control study of MCV and SCC...
  21. doi request reprint Surgical management of melanoma-in-situ using a staged marginal and central excision technique
    Mecker G Möller
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1526-36. 2009
    ..This reinforces the importance of adequate full-thickness biopsies of suspicious pigmented lesions before any type of surgical management. With short follow-up, local control has been achieved by this technique in 100% of cases...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous angiosarcoma: a single-institution experience
    Matthew C Perez
    Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:3391-7. 2013
    ..Cutaneous angiosarcoma (CAS) is a rare, aggressive vascular sarcoma with a poor prognosis, historically associated with 5-year overall survival (OS) rates between 10 and 30 %...
  23. doi request reprint Src activation in melanoma and Src inhibitors as therapeutic agents in melanoma
    Jade Homsi
    Cutaneous Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Melanoma Res 19:167-75. 2009
    ..Src inhibitors may be a promising therapy in melanoma, either by themselves or in combination with chemotherapy (especially with platinum compounds) or inhibitors of the Akt/PI3k pathway...
  24. doi request reprint Shave biopsy is a safe and accurate method for the initial evaluation of melanoma
    Jonathan S Zager
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, and the University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:454-60; discussion 460-2. 2011
    ..However, this technique has been criticized for its potential to hamper accurate diagnosis and microstaging of melanoma, thereby complicating treatment decision-making...
  25. pmc Concordance of human papillomavirus types detected on the surface and in the tissue of genital lesions in men
    Gabriella M Anic
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Med Virol 85:1561-6. 2013
    ..The results suggest that obtaining a biopsy in addition to swabbing the surface of a lesion may provide additional information about specific HVP types associated with male genital lesions...
  26. pmc Inhibition of autophagy enhances the effects of the AKT inhibitor MK-2206 when combined with paclitaxel and carboplatin in BRAF wild-type melanoma
    Vito W Rebecca
    Department of Molecular Oncology, The Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL, USA
    Pigment Cell Melanoma Res 27:465-78. 2014
    ..We demonstrate for the first time that AKT inhibition in combination with chemotherapy may have clinical activity in BRAF WT melanoma and show that an autophagy inhibitor may prevent resistance to these drugs. ..
  27. pmc Gene variants in angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis and cutaneous melanoma progression
    Jong Y Park
    Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:827-34. 2013
    ..We investigated associations between genetic variants in these pathways with sentinel lymph node (SLN) metastasis and mortality in 2 independent series of patients with melanoma...
  28. doi request reprint Expression of CXCR4, E-cadherin, Bcl-2, and survivin in Merkel cell carcinoma: an immunohistochemical study using a tissue microarray
    Charles F Knapp
    Department of Dermatology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612 4272, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 34:592-6. 2012
    ..Further discovery of additional markers are needed to better characterize this rare but deadly malignancy...
  29. pmc 12-Chemokine gene signature identifies lymph node-like structures in melanoma: potential for patient selection for immunotherapy?
    Jane L Messina
    Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA the Departments of Pathology and Cell Biology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Sci Rep 2:765. 2012
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Useof anti-phosphohistone H3 immunohistochemistry to determine mitotic rate in thin melanoma
    David J Casper
    Department of Dermatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:650-4. 2010
    ..Subsequent studies will be needed confirm the accuracy of this staining technique, which has the potential to be used as a screening method for counting MFs before conventional H&E methodology in the microstaging of thin melanoma...
  31. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy for melanoma: indications and rationale
    Giao Q Phan
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 16:234-9. 2009
    ..Sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) was developed as a technique to surgically assess the regional lymph nodes and spare node-negative patients unnecessary and potentially morbid complete lymphadenectomies...
  32. pmc Paradoxical oncogenesis--the long-term effects of BRAF inhibition in melanoma
    Geoffrey T Gibney
    Department of Cutaneous Oncology, The Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Nat Rev Clin Oncol 10:390-9. 2013
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  33. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of melanoma in situ on chronically sun-damaged skin
    Graham S Clark
    Dermatology Department, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 15:216-24. 2008
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy as the standard of care for cutaneous melanoma
    Vernon K Sondak
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 5:483-90. 2007
  35. doi request reprint Measures of cutaneous human papillomavirus infection in normal tissues as biomarkers of HPV in corresponding nonmelanoma skin cancers
    Dana E Rollison
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:2337-42. 2008
    ..Based on the current case series, the combinations of antibodies+eyebrow hairs or antibodies+eyebrow hairs+Dacron swabs are the optimal, minimally invasive markers of cutaneous HPV infection for use in epidemiologic studies...
  36. pmc Cutaneous human papillomavirus types detected on the surface of male external genital lesions: a case series within the HPV Infection in Men Study
    Christine M Pierce Campbell
    Center for Infection Research in Cancer, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL, USA Department of Cancer Epidemiology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Clin Virol 58:652-9. 2013
    ..No study has systematically evaluated the presence of genus beta [β]-HPV in male genital skin or external genital lesions (EGLs)..
  37. doi request reprint CD4/CD8 dual-positive mycosis fungoides: a previously unrecognized variant
    Charles F Knapp
    University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 34:e37-9. 2012
    ..Immunohistochemical studies revealed coexpression of CD4 and CD8 in a subset of atypical T-lymphocytes, and this was confirmed with flow cytometry. To our knowledge, this is the first report of a CD4/CD8 dual-positive MF...
  38. ncbi request reprint Profound proliferating angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia of pregnancy mimicking angiosarcoma
    Catherine B Marcum
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cutis 88:122-8. 2011
    ..The clinical and histologic features of ALHE, Kitamura disease, and cutaneous angiosarcoma are reviewed, and the relationship between ALHE and pregnancy is discussed...
  39. ncbi request reprint Primary mucosal melanoma
    Ronald J Patrick
    Department of Dermatology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:828-34. 2007
    ..Early detection, which is difficult because of the occult anatomic locations in which these tumors occur, allows the best hope for cure...
  40. ncbi request reprint Pediatric melanoma: a review
    Omie Mills
    University of South Florida College of Medicine, Department of Pathology and Cell Biology, and the H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 16:225-33. 2009
    ..Malignant melanoma is a rare neoplasm in the pediatric population, but its incidence has risen in recent years...
  41. doi request reprint Recent advances in pathologic evaluation and reporting of melanoma
    Rahel Mathew
    Department of Pathology and Cell Biology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Semin Oncol 39:184-91. 2012
    ..A brief summary of commercially available molecular diagnostic techniques and their application to practice is included...
  42. doi request reprint Cutaneous manifestations in CMML: Indication of disease acceleration or transformation to AML and review of the literature
    Rahel A Mathew
    University of South Florida, School of Medicine, Tampa, FL, USA
    Leuk Res 36:72-80. 2012
    ..8 months. Overall survival from diagnosis to the last follow-up in patients with LC was 28.2 months, shorter than patients without LC (44 months). LC and its equivalent could predict disease progression to AML...
  43. ncbi request reprint Current status of biomarkers for melanoma metastasis
    Vernon K Sondak
    Division of Cutaneous Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    IDrugs 9:627-31. 2006
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous melanoma: prognostic factors
    Jade Homsi
    Cutaneous Oncology Division, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 12:223-9. 2005
    ..Recent data have changed our views of prognostic factors in cutaneous melanoma. While some newer methods have yielded better prognostic information, some insights have evolved as a result of large-scale population-based analyses...
  45. pmc Generation of a tumor spheroid in a microgravity environment as a 3D model of melanoma
    BERNADETTE MARRERO
    Department of Molecular Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 45:523-34. 2009
    ..The goal of engineering a 3D tissue model is to collect new information about cancer development and develop new potential treatment regimens that can be translated to in vivo models while reducing the use of laboratory animals...
  46. ncbi request reprint Primary cutaneous angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma histologically mimicking an inflammatory dermatosis
    Erica S Smithberger
    Department of Dermatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 9:851-5. 2010
    ..This presentation presents a unique diagnostic challenge; careful investigation and strong clinical suspicion must be utilized in order to correctly identify AITL in this setting...
  47. pmc PTEN loss confers BRAF inhibitor resistance to melanoma cells through the suppression of BIM expression
    Kim H T Paraiso
    Department of Molecular Oncology, The Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Cancer Res 71:2750-60. 2011
    ..In conclusion, we have shown for the first time that loss of PTEN contributes to intrinsic BRAF inhibitor resistance via the suppression of BIM-mediated apoptosis...
  48. ncbi request reprint Utility of sentinel lymphadenectomy in the management of patients with high-risk cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma
    Matthew J Reschly
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Dermatology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Dermatol Surg 29:135-40. 2003
    ..Sentinel lymphadenectomy may be a valuable adjunct in the treatment of patients with cutaneous SCC at high risk for metastases with a clinical N0 status...
  49. ncbi request reprint Uncommon manifestations of common malignancies: case 3. Malignant melanoma arising from a spinal nerve root
    Aung Naing
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Cutaneous Oncology and Neurosurgery Program, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:3194-5. 2004
  50. ncbi request reprint Aquagenic syringeal acrokeratoderma: report of a case with histologic findings
    Brooke T Baldwin
    Division of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:899-902. 2006
    ..All 12 cases reported to date have been in young females. We report a case of aquagenic syringeal acrokeratoderma in a male with unique histologic findings...
  51. doi request reprint Desmoplastic nevus: An entity distinct from spitz nevus and blue nevus
    Amy M Sherrill
    Department of Dermatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 33:35-9. 2011
    ..Strict application of these histologic features allows definitive diagnosis of desmoplastic nevus as a distinct form of a benign melanocytic nevus...
  52. ncbi request reprint Merkel cell carcinoma: a clinical, histopathologic, and immunohistochemical review
    Kelly Bickle
    Divison of Dermatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 12901 Bruce D Downs Blvd, MDC 19, Tampa, FL 33612 4799, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 23:46-53. 2004
    ..Herein, we review the etiology, pathogenesis, clinical, and pathologic attributes as well as the staging treatment and prognosis of this important public health menace...
  53. doi request reprint Lymphangiogenesis: host and tumor factors in nodal metastasis
    Vernon K Sondak
    Arch Dermatol 144:536-7. 2008
  54. ncbi request reprint Pattern of recruitment of immunoregulatory antigen-presenting cells in malignant melanoma
    Jeffrey R Lee
    Institute of Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Augusta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Pathology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Lab Invest 83:1457-66. 2003
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Proper margins of excision in dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans: wide or narrow?
    Jonathan S Zager
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:2614-6. 2008