- Lentigo maligna/lentigo maligna melanoma: current state of diagnosis and treatmentJeffrey K McKenna
Division of Dermatology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont 05401, USA
Dermatol Surg 32:493-504. 2006..Clinical margins are often ill defined. Histologic evaluation can be difficult due to the widespread atypical melanocytes that are present in the background of long-standing sun damage. Recurrence following standard therapies is common...
- Cost-effective dynamic telepathology in the Mohs surgery laboratory utilizing iChat AV videoconferencing softwareJeffrey K McKenna
Division of Dermatology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA
Dermatol Surg 33:62-8; discussion 68. 2007..Dynamic telepathology is the real-time transmission of histologic images from one pathologist to another by means of telecommunications technology...
- Treatment of lentigo maligna with imiquimod before staged excisionMurray A Cotter
Department of Dermatology, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132 2409, USA
Dermatol Surg 34:147-51. 2008..Imiquimod 5% cream has demonstrated effectiveness in the treatment of lentigo maligna (LM) in several small studies. None of the studies to date have included posttreatment surgical removal to confirm negative histologic margins...