A A Marghoob

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Affiliation: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Congenital melanocytic nevi: treatment modalities and management options
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 22:21-32. 2003
  2. doi request reprint The most common challenges in melanoma diagnosis and how to avoid them
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Australas J Dermatol 50:1-13; quiz 14-5. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Number of satellite nevi as a correlate for neurocutaneous melanocytosis in patients with large congenital melanocytic nevi
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Dermatology Section, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Dermatol 140:171-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Instruments and new technologies for the in vivo diagnosis of melanoma
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:777-97; quiz 798-9. 2003
  5. doi request reprint The complexity of diagnosing melanoma
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Department of Dermatology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 129:11-3. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Congenital melanocytic nevi. Evaluation and management
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Department of Medicine, Dermatology Division, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Dermatol Clin 20:607-16, viii. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint In vivo confocal scanning laser microscopy of a series of congenital melanocytic nevi suggestive of having developed malignant melanoma
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 11788, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:1401-12. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Skin cancers and their etiologies
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Skin Cancer Center, Hauppauge, New York, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 30:S1-5. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Large congenital melanocytic nevi, risk of cutaneous melanoma, and prophylactic surgery
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:868-70; discussion 871-3. 2006
  10. doi request reprint The impact of physician screening on melanoma detection
    Ivanka Kovalyshyn
    Department of Dermatology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 147:1269-75. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Congenital melanocytic nevi: treatment modalities and management options
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 22:21-32. 2003
    ..Organizational flow diagrams are presented to help clinicians in managing patients with different sized congenital melanocytic nevi...
  2. doi request reprint The most common challenges in melanoma diagnosis and how to avoid them
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Australas J Dermatol 50:1-13; quiz 14-5. 2009
    ..In this review we describe seven clinical scenarios that represent challenges in melanoma diagnosis and discuss potential strategies for avoiding the errors that commonly give rise to those scenarios...
  3. ncbi request reprint Number of satellite nevi as a correlate for neurocutaneous melanocytosis in patients with large congenital melanocytic nevi
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Dermatology Section, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Dermatol 140:171-5. 2004
    ..Patients with LCMN on the posterior axis or in conjunction with many satellite melanocytic nevi seem to represent subgroups at greatest risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Instruments and new technologies for the in vivo diagnosis of melanoma
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:777-97; quiz 798-9. 2003
    ..They should also be familiar with the basic technology behind these instruments and should recognize the potential benefits and limitations inherent in each...
  5. doi request reprint The complexity of diagnosing melanoma
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Department of Dermatology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 129:11-3. 2009
    ..compare dermoscopy with reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) in an attempt to determine which imaging modality facilitates accurate diagnosis of melanocytic lesions using diagnostic parameters such as sensitivity and specificity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Congenital melanocytic nevi. Evaluation and management
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Department of Medicine, Dermatology Division, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Dermatol Clin 20:607-16, viii. 2002
    ..The article mentions that there are many healthy, happy, functional adults with large, small, and multiple CMN alive today...
  7. ncbi request reprint In vivo confocal scanning laser microscopy of a series of congenital melanocytic nevi suggestive of having developed malignant melanoma
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 11788, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:1401-12. 2005
    ..To determine the utility of confocal scanning laser microscopy (CSLM) in the in vivo evaluation of congenital melanocytic nevi (CMNs) that are suggestive of having developed melanoma...
  8. doi request reprint Skin cancers and their etiologies
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Skin Cancer Center, Hauppauge, New York, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 30:S1-5. 2011
    ..By targeting these pathways, treatments aimed at driver mutations hold promise for new nonsurgical treatments...
  9. ncbi request reprint Large congenital melanocytic nevi, risk of cutaneous melanoma, and prophylactic surgery
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:868-70; discussion 871-3. 2006
  10. doi request reprint The impact of physician screening on melanoma detection
    Ivanka Kovalyshyn
    Department of Dermatology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 147:1269-75. 2011
    ..To compare melanoma characteristics and detection patterns in new vs established patients in a pigmented lesion clinic at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) during a 10-year period...
  11. ncbi request reprint The beauty and the beast sign in dermoscopy
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:1388-91. 2007
  12. doi request reprint Dermoscopy in skin self-examination: A useful tool for select patients
    Jacqueline M Goulart
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 147:53-8. 2011
    ..Strategies to improve skills in skin self-examination include the use of mnemonics to facilitate the recognition of melanoma features and photography to assist in the detection of change...
  13. pmc Dermoscopic patterns and subclinical melanocytic nests in normal-appearing skin
    A Scope
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Br J Dermatol 160:1318-21. 2009
    ..Dermoscopic patterns of normal-appearing skin have received little scrutiny. We have recently completed an analysis of dermoscopic patterns of naevi in children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Use of and beliefs about dermoscopy in the management of patients with pigmented lesions: a survey of dermatology residency programmes in the United States
    K S Nehal
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Melanoma Res 12:601-5. 2002
    ..The main reason for not using dermoscopy was a lack of training. Respondents anticipated a future increase in the use of dermoscopy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical and dermoscopic characteristics of new naevi in adults: results from a cohort study
    S A Oliveria
    Department of Dermatology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 160 East 53rd Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY, 10022, U S A
    Br J Dermatol 169:848-53. 2013
    ..Naevogenesis is a process known to occur throughout life. To date, investigators have made conclusions about new naevi in adults based on results of cross-sectional studies...
  16. doi request reprint Dermoscopic patterns of naevi in fifth grade children of the Framingham school system
    A Scope
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Br J Dermatol 158:1041-9. 2008
    ..Childhood is a critical period for naevogenesis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical and dermoscopic changes in common melanocytic nevi in school children: the Framingham school nevus study
    E A LaVigne
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Dermatology 211:234-9. 2005
    ..Nevi are potential precursors of malignant melanoma and are important risk factors for the development of the disease. Childhood may be a critical time for the formation and evolution of nevi...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet A and melanoma: a review
    S Q Wang
    Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 44:837-46. 2001
    ..To date evidence from epidemiologic studies and clinical observations are inconclusive but seem to be consistent with this hypothesis. Additional research on the possible role of UVA in the pathogenesis of melanoma is required...
  19. doi request reprint Complex dermoscopic pattern: a potential risk marker for melanoma
    J B Lipoff
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, U S A
    Br J Dermatol 158:821-4. 2008
    ..Dysplastic naevi have repeatedly been shown to be an independent risk factor for melanoma; however, risk estimates vary. Dermoscopy has allowed for more elaborate classification of naevi based on global patterns...
  20. doi request reprint 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...
  21. doi request reprint One-year follow-up of dermoscopy education on the ability of medical students to detect skin cancer
    L L Chen
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Dermatology 226:267-73. 2013
    ..Learning skin cancer detection skills is important, yet many medical schools lack a standardized skin cancer examination (SCE) curriculum...
  22. doi request reprint White shiny structures: dermoscopic features revealed under polarized light
    T N Liebman
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 26:1493-7. 2012
    ..White shiny structures, including white shiny lines, white shiny areas and rosettes, are features only observed under polarized dermoscopy (PD)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Utility of the Wood's light: five cases from a pigmented lesion clinic
    L R Paraskevas
    Dermatology Division, Memorial Sloan Kettering Skin Cancer Center at Suffolk, 800 Veterans Memorial Highway, Hauppauge, NY 11788, USA
    Br J Dermatol 152:1039-44. 2005
    ..We encourage physicians not to abandon the use of the Wood's light in their clinical practice...
  24. pmc Skin cancer screening and prevention in the primary care setting: national ambulatory medical care survey 1997
    S A Oliveria
    Department of Medicine, Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:297-301. 2001
    ..Strategies to increase skin cancer prevention and screening by family practitioners and internists need to be considered...
  25. ncbi request reprint Melanomas detected with the aid of total cutaneous photography
    N E Feit
    Department of Dermatology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 160 East 53rd St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Br J Dermatol 150:706-14. 2004
    ..Total cutaneous photography provides a temporal comparison of lesions, which allows clinicians and patients to recognize new and subtly changing lesions...
  26. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy of superficial spreading melanoma
    M P Obieta
    Dermatology Section, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 144:51-60. 2009
    ..In this review they will focus on specific dermoscopic structures that are frequently observed in the most common subtype of melanoma, the superficial spreading melanoma...
  27. ncbi request reprint Melanomas difficult to diagnose via dermoscopy
    S E Rose
    School of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10022, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 145:111-26. 2010
    ..In this review, we focus on five variants of melanoma that are challenging to identify and discuss the dermoscopic features that can assist in their diagnosis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Variation in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of melanoma in situ: a survey of US dermatologists
    Carlos A Charles
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:723-9. 2005
    ..To assess current practices of US dermatologists regarding the diagnosis, treatment, and management of melanoma in situ (MIS)...
  29. doi request reprint Agreement on the clinical diagnosis and management of cutaneous squamous neoplasms
    Vitaly Terushkin
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Dermatol Surg 36:1514-20. 2010
    ..Diagnostic accuracy and preferred therapeutic strategies for actinic keratoses (AKs) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) have significant public health implications...
  30. doi request reprint Changes observed in slow-growing melanomas during long-term dermoscopic monitoring
    V Terushkin
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 160 East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Br J Dermatol 166:1213-20. 2012
    ..Melanomas vary in growth rate from rapidly developing nodular melanomas to slow-growing melanomas (SGM) that hardly change over years...
  31. ncbi request reprint Association of melanoma and neurocutaneous melanocytosis with large congenital melanocytic naevi--results from the NYU-LCMN registry
    E K Hale
    Oncology Section, Skin and Cancer Unit, New York University Medical Center, 550 First Avenue, H100, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Br J Dermatol 152:512-7. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Histologic classification of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes in primary cutaneous malignant melanoma. A study of interobserver agreement
    K J Busam
    Dept of Pathology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 115:856-60. 2001
    ..75). These findings suggest that the categorization of TILs can be easily taught and can be applied with an acceptable level of reproducibility in routine diagnostic practice...
  33. ncbi request reprint The dangers of atypical mole (dysplastic nevus) syndrome. Teaching at-risk patients to protect themselves from melanoma
    A A Marghoob
    Department of Dermatology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, USA
    Postgrad Med 105:147-8, 151-2, 154 passim. 1999
    ..Frequency depends on the specific risk factors, but a total-skin examination should be completed at least once each year, beginning around puberty, and should be continued for life...
  34. ncbi request reprint Ex vivo dermoscopy of melanocytic tumors: time for dermatopathologists to learn dermoscopy
    Alon Scope
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 160 E 53rd St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1548-52. 2007
    ..Noncontact polarized dermoscopy was applied to pigmented lesions before excision and at least 6 hours after specimen fixation in formalin...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous melanoma: surveillance of patients for recurrence and new primary melanomas
    Cristiane Benvenuto-Andrade
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 11788, USA
    Dermatol Ther 18:423-35. 2005
    ..This article presents the rational for implementing surveillance strategies for patients with a history of melanoma...
  36. doi request reprint Large congenital melanocytic nevi: associated risks and management considerations
    Jordan B Slutsky
    Department of Dermatology, SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 29:79-84. 2010
    ..This paper will provide a detailed analysis of the risks associated with LCMN, as well as a discussion regarding management and treatment options...
  37. ncbi request reprint Correlation of dermoscopic structures of melanocytic lesions to reflectance confocal microscopy
    Alon Scope
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:176-85. 2007
    ..To determine the utility of reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) in the in vivo evaluation of dermoscopic structures of melanocytic lesions...
  38. ncbi request reprint Classification and prevalence of pigmented lesions in patients with total-body photographs at high risk of developing melanoma
    Kavita Menon
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 10:85-91. 2006
    ..The classification of many pigmented lesions is not well defined, and an association with melanoma has not been established...
  39. doi request reprint The significance of reflectance confocal microscopy in the assessment of solitary pink skin lesions
    Juliana Casagrande Tavoloni Braga
    Department of Dermatology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:230-41. 2009
    ..The differential diagnosis for pink lesions tends, therefore, to be broad, ranging from inflammatory processes to malignancy. In vivo reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) may help in the evaluation of pink lesions...
  40. ncbi request reprint Correlation of dermoscopy with in vivo reflectance confocal microscopy of streaks in melanocytic lesions
    Alon Scope
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 160 E 53rd St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:727-34. 2007
    ..To analyze dermoscopically identified streaks by direct correlation with features visualized on reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM)...
  41. doi request reprint Clinical and dermoscopic characteristics of amelanotic melanomas that are not of the nodular subtype
    N Jaimes
    Department of Dermatology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 26:591-6. 2012
    ..Amelanotic melanomas remain challenging to diagnose...
  42. ncbi request reprint Agminated atypical (dysplastic) nevi: case report and review of the literature
    A A Marghoob
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Dermatol 137:917-20. 2001
    ..The presence of agminated atypical (dysplastic) nevi in a patient with the atypical mole syndrome can be theorized to arise because of loss of heterozygosity...
  43. ncbi request reprint Differences between polarized light dermoscopy and immersion contact dermoscopy for the evaluation of skin lesions
    Cristiane Benvenuto-Andrade
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:329-38. 2007
    ..To evaluate dermoscopic features and patterns of skin lesions by using conventional and polarized light dermoscopy (PD)...
  44. doi request reprint Defining the patient at high risk for melanoma
    Estee L Psaty
    Dermatology Service Department of Medicine Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY 11788, USA
    Int J Dermatol 49:362-76. 2010
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint In vivo reflectance confocal microscopy imaging of melanocytic skin lesions: consensus terminology glossary and illustrative images
    Alon Scope
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:644-58. 2007
    ..Reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) has been used for over 10 years for in vivo skin imaging. However, to date no standard RCM terminology has been published...
  46. ncbi request reprint Age- and site-specific variation in the dermoscopic patterns of congenital melanocytic nevi: an aid to accurate classification and assessment of melanocytic nevi
    Lily Changchien
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 160 E 53rd St, Second Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1007-14. 2007
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Congenital melanocytic nevi: treatment modalities and management options
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 26:231-40. 2007
    ..Organizational flow diagrams are presented to help clinicians in managing patients with different sized congenital melanocytic nevi...
  48. doi request reprint Variation in the depth of excision of melanoma: A survey of US physicians
    Jennifer L DeFazio
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Hauppauge, NY 11788, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:995-9. 2010
    ..To assess current practices and recommendations of US physicians regarding depth of excision for melanomas of varying histologic thicknesses...
  49. ncbi request reprint Large congenital melanotic nevi in an extremity with neurocutaneous melanocytosis
    Oren J Becher
    Department of Pediatrics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 26:79-82. 2009
    ..In our case, cerebrospinal fluid studies were not reliable even in the face of florid neurocutaneous melanocytosis involving the leptomeninges and ventricles...
  50. doi request reprint Use of and beliefs about total body photography and dermatoscopy among US dermatology training programs: an update
    Vitaly Terushkin
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:794-803. 2010
    ..Total body photography (TBP) and dermatoscopy are imaging techniques used to treat patients with pigmented lesions...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous metastatic breast carcinoma with melanocyte colonization: a clinical and dermoscopic mimic of malignant melanoma
    Angela J Wyatt
    Department of Dermatology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:949-54. 2006
    ..The resultant melanin deposition in tumor cells rarely leads to clinical pigmentation of the tumor. Typically, selective staining methods are required to detect the pigment...
  52. ncbi request reprint Treatment of dysplastic nevi with 5% imiquimod cream, a pilot study
    Stephen W Dusza
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 5:56-62. 2006
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Student-parent agreement in self-reported sun behaviors
    Stephen W Dusza
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:896-900. 2005
    ..We sought to describe agreement between parent proxy and student self-reported sun behaviors and sun protective practices in adolescents aged 10 to 14 years...
  54. ncbi request reprint Reflectance confocal microscopy of pigmented basal cell carcinoma
    Anna Liza Chan Agero
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:638-43. 2006
    ..Reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) is a high-resolution imaging tool for in vivo noninvasive evaluation of skin lesions...
  55. ncbi request reprint Malignant melanoma metastatic to a basal cell carcinoma simulating the pattern of a basomelanocytic tumor
    Klaus J Busam
    Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:133-6. 2006
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first description of metastatic melanoma colonizing a BCC...
  56. ncbi request reprint Melanoma or pigmented basal cell carcinoma: a clinical-pathologic correlation with dermoscopy, in vivo confocal scanning laser microscopy, and routine histology
    Carlos A Charles
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Skin Res Technol 8:282-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this report was to demonstrate the potential application of CSLM as an aid in the diagnosis of a pigmented skin lesion that is clinically suspicious for melanoma...
  57. ncbi request reprint The Framingham school nevus study: a pilot study
    Susan A Oliveria
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Dermatol 140:545-51. 2004
    ..evaluate the relationship between host and environmental factors and prevalence of nevi in schoolchildren; and (3). demonstrate the feasibility of conducting a longitudinal study...
  58. ncbi request reprint Nonmelanocytic lesions defying the two-step dermoscopy algorithm
    Alon Scope
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:1398-406. 2006
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Standardized positioning of patients (poses) for whole body cutaneous photography
    Allan C Halpern
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:593-8. 2003
    ..The resulting set of poses is presented as a first step toward the increased standardization of dermatologic WBP...
  60. ncbi request reprint Use of and beliefs about baseline photography in the management of patients with pigmented lesions: a survey of dermatology residency programmes in the United States
    K S Nehal
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Melanoma Res 12:161-7. 2002
    ..Thus baseline photography is currently used in a majority of academic dermatology programmes as an aid in the early detection of melanoma...
  61. ncbi request reprint Multimodal in vivo optical imaging, including confocal microscopy, facilitates presurgical margin mapping for clinically complex lentigo maligna melanoma
    C S J Chen
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cance Center, New York, NY, USA
    Br J Dermatol 153:1031-6. 2005
    ..In conclusion, this case illustrates that confocal reflectance microscopy, in conjunction with other in vivo optical instruments, can be utilized to enhance the accuracy for the presurgical margin mapping of LMM...
  62. doi request reprint Melanoma mimicking seborrheic keratosis: an error of perception precluding correct dermoscopic diagnosis
    Juliana Casagrande Tavoloni Braga
    Department of Dermatology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:875-80. 2008
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint The association between large congenital melanocytic naevi and cutaneous melanoma: preliminary findings from an Internet-based registry of 379 patients
    Vivian S K Ka
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Dermatology Section, 160 East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Melanoma Res 15:61-7. 2005
    ..This information will help to formulate appropriate decisions concerning the management of patients with LCMN...
  64. doi request reprint Polarized and nonpolarized dermoscopy: the explanation for the observed differences
    Yan Pan
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:828-9. 2008
  65. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic neurocutaneous melanocytosis in patients with large congenital melanocytic nevi: a study of cases from an Internet-based registry
    Anna Liza C Agero
    Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:959-65. 2005
    ..We sought to determine prevalence of asymptomatic NCM, and current application of MRI as a screening tool...
  66. ncbi request reprint Congenital melanocytic nevi needing treatment
    Jennifer Tromberg
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Dermatol Ther 18:136-50. 2005
    ..The main focus of treatment is, in all cases, to address the concern for developing melanoma, at the same time optimizing the aesthetic and functional outcomes...
  67. doi request reprint Differences in dermoscopic images from nonpolarized dermoscope and polarized dermoscope influence the diagnostic accuracy and confidence level: a pilot study
    Steven Q Wang
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York 10022, USA
    Dermatol Surg 34:1389-95. 2008
    ..Studies have demonstrated differences in colors and dermoscopic structures observed with polarized dermoscopes (PDs) and nonpolarized dermoscopes (NPDs)...
  68. ncbi request reprint Dispelling the myth of the "benign hair sign" for melanoma
    Alon Scope
    Departments of Dermatology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York 10022, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:413-6. 2007
    ..Thus, integrating all clinical and dermoscopic findings, rather than relying on a single criterion for the lesion at hand should guide clinicians to the correct diagnosis...
  69. ncbi request reprint An update on risk factors, prognosis and management of melanoma patients
    N Jaimes
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 147:1-19. 2012
    ..In addition, management of melanoma patients, focusing on prevention and early detection strategies will be discussed...
  70. ncbi request reprint Skin cancer in the elderly
    D L Sachs
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 17:715-38, vii. 2001
    ..Emphasis is placed on specific issues that need to be considered when dealing with cancers of the skin in the elderly population. In addition, issues surrounding the early detection and prevention of skin cancer are addressed...
  71. doi request reprint Historical, clinical, and dermoscopic characteristics of thin nodular melanoma
    Sara Kalkhoran
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Laurance S Rockefeller Outpatient Pavilion, 160 E 53rd St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:311-8. 2010
    ..We reviewed a series of cases of NM that was less than 1.3 mm thick to identify historical, clinical, and dermoscopic factors that may facilitate earlier diagnosis of NM, with the hope of reducing its associated morbidity and mortality...
  72. ncbi request reprint Conventional and polarized dermoscopy features of dermatofibroma
    Anna Liza C Agero
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York 10022, USA
    Arch Dermatol 142:1431-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate dermoscopic features and patterns of dermatofibromas using conventional and polarized light dermoscopy...
  73. ncbi request reprint Predominant dermoscopic patterns observed among nevi
    Alon Scope
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 10:170-4. 2006
    ..It has been clinically observed that patients' "normal" moles resemble each other. Whether this concept is applicable to dermoscopic practice has not been sufficiently studied...
  74. doi request reprint Imaging techniques for the in vivo diagnosis of melanoma
    Azadeh Esmaeili
    Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 27:2-10. 2008
    ....
  75. doi request reprint Four views of areolar melanosis: clinical appearance, dermoscopy, confocal microscopy, and histopathology
    Maryann Mikhail
    St Luke s Roosevelt Department of Dermatology, New York, New York, USA
    Dermatol Surg 34:1101-3. 2008
  76. ncbi request reprint Agminated acquired melanocytic nevi of the common and dysplastic type
    Jennifer W Bragg
    Department of Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:67-73. 2005
    ..Further studies of similar cases using microdissection techniques for analysis of loss of heterozygosity pattern are warranted...
  77. ncbi request reprint Level of confidence in diagnosis: clinical examination versus dermoscopy examination
    Cristiane Benvenuto-Andrade
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:738-44. 2006
    ..Confidence is an important factor in decision making and may influence patient care...
  78. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy of pigmented Spitz and Reed nevi: the starburst pattern
    Richard Marchell
    Department of Dermatology, Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:1060. 2005
  79. ncbi request reprint Vascular pattern in seborrheic keratoses and melanoma
    Vivian S K Ka
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Dermatology Section, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:75-7. 2004
  80. doi request reprint Reflectance confocal microscopy of molluscum contagiosum
    Alon Scope
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:134. 2008
  81. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy report: proposal for standardization. Results of a consensus meeting of the International Dermoscopy Society
    Josep Malvehy
    Dermatology Department, Melanoma Unit, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:84-95. 2007
    ....
  82. ncbi request reprint Management of dysplastic nevi: a survey of fellows of the American Academy of Dermatology
    Jackie M Tripp
    Ronald O Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10016, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:674-82. 2002
    ..Opinions concerning the significance of dysplastic nevi and their management vary among dermatologists...
  83. ncbi request reprint Management of Spitz nevi: a survey of dermatologists in the United States
    Sandra N Gelbard
    Ronald O Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10016, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:224-30. 2002
    ..There is no consensus concerning management of Spitz nevi...
  84. ncbi request reprint The CASH (color, architecture, symmetry, and homogeneity) algorithm for dermoscopy
    J Scott Henning
    Ronald O Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine and Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York 10016, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:45-52. 2007
    ..Architectural order/disorder is derived from current concepts regarding the biology of benign versus malignant melanocytic neoplasms...
  85. ncbi request reprint Re: Differentiating vessels from globules on dermoscopy
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Dermatol Surg 31:120; author reply 120. 2005
  86. ncbi request reprint Correlation of dermoscopic globule-like structures of dermatofibroma using reflectance confocal microscopy
    Alon Scope
    Dermatology 216:81-2. 2008
  87. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopic and reflectance confocal microscope findings of trichoepithelioma
    Marco Ardigo
    San Gallicano Dermatological Institute, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Dermatology 215:354-8. 2007
    ..Reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) and dermoscopy are imaging tools for in vivo, noninvasive evaluation of skin lesions. To date, there has been no description of their findings in the evaluation of TE...
  88. doi request reprint 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...
  89. doi request reprint CASH algorithm for dermoscopy revisited
    J Scott Henning
    Arch Dermatol 144:554-5. 2008
  90. ncbi request reprint Exclusively benign dermoscopic pattern in a patient with acral melanoma
    Ralph P Braun
    Arch Dermatol 143:1213-5; author reply 1215-6. 2007
  91. doi request reprint 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
  92. ncbi request reprint 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...
  93. ncbi request reprint Confocal scanning laser reflectance microscopy: why bother?
    Ashfaq A Marghoob
    Arch Dermatol 141:212-5. 2005
  94. ncbi request reprint Comment on dermoscopy patterns of melanocytic nevi on the sole
    Ralph P Braun
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:162-3. 2006
  95. doi request reprint Three roots of melanoma
    Iris Zalaudek
    Arch Dermatol 144:1375-9. 2008
  96. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy vs capillaroscopy of nontumoral dermatoses
    Francisco Vázquez-López
    Arch Dermatol 140:617. 2004
  97. ncbi request reprint Melanoma diagnosis by confocal microscopy: promise and pitfalls
    Klaus J Busam
    J Invest Dermatol 125:vii. 2005
  98. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopic assessment of long-term topical therapies with potent steroids in chronic psoriasis
    Francisco Vázquez-López
    Department of Dermatology at Asturias Central University Hospital, University of Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:811-3. 2004
    ..03). We concluded that dermoscopy may help reveal the early signs of impending steroid-induced atrophy ("red lines") before they become clinically evident with the naked eye and before the atrophy becomes permanent...
  99. ncbi request reprint 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
  100. ncbi request reprint 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
    ....
  101. ncbi request reprint The handheld dermoscope improves the recognition of giant pseudocomedones in Darier's disease
    Francisco Vázquez-López
    Department of Dermatology, Central University Hospital, Oviedo, Spain
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:454-5. 2004