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Hereditary Malignant Melanoma

1st Edition

Edited by Ramon M. Fusaro, Henry T. Lynch

CRC Press

114 pages

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First published in 1991: The book focuses only on hereditary malignant melanoma. The epidemic of cutaneous melanoma which is now occurring in the sun belt areas of the world is due partly to a susceptible subgroup of Caucasians who have immigrated there.

Table of Contents

1. Hereditary Malignant Melanoma and FAMMM Syndrome

Henry T. Lynch et al.

2. The Cutaneous Manifestations of the Familial Atypical Multiple Mole Melanona (FAMM) Syndrome

Ramon M. Fusaro and Henry T. Lynch

3. The FAMM Syndrome in the Netherlands

Wilma Bergman, Arie van Haeringen, and Loe N. Went

4. Ocular Melanoma Associated with the Familial Atypical Multiple Melanoma (FAMM) Syndrome

Jendo A. Oosterhuis, Loe N. Went, and Wilma Bergman

5. Histopathological Criteria Required for the Diagnosis of Familial Dysplastic Nevi

D. J. Ruiter et al.

6. HLA and Malignant Melanoma

Florence M. Demenais

7. Molecular Genetic Analysis of Functional Melanoma-Associated Antigens

Lloyd H. Graf. Jr. and Soldano Ferrone

8. ECF-Receptor Gene, X-src Oncogene and Inositol Turnover in Key Processes Preceding Melanoma in the Xiphorus Model

D. Smith et al.

About the Authors/Editors

Henry T. Lynch, M.D., is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Preventative Medicine and Public Health and Professor of Medicine at Creighton University School of Medicine.

Ramon M. Fusaro, M.D., Ph.D., is Chief of the Section of Dermatology, Department of Internal Medicine, and Professor of Preventative Medicine, Creighton University School of Medicine.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Oncology