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Melanomas in renal transplant recipients.

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BACKGROUND: It is well documented that renal transplant recipients are at increased risk of developing skin cancers, in particular squamous cell carcinomas. Less extensively reviewed in the literature is the increased incidence of malignant melanoma. We have reviewed 10 patients in the Oxford renal transplant population who developed 12 melanomas following transplantation. OBJECTIVES: To determine the incidence and characteristics of melanoma in renal transplant recipients. METHODS: We review...

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Journal:
British journal of dermatology
Volume:
154
Issue:
3
Pages:
472-477
Publication date:
2006-03-01
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EISSN:
1365-2133
ISSN:
0007-0963
Source identifiers:
27360
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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