Researchers in Colorado reviewed data on melanoma in pediatric patients 10 to 19 years, finding sex-specific differences in anatomic site and incidence of the disease.
A comparison study of the tumor molecular profiles of NM and SSM sought to explain the distinctly different prognoses among patients with either of these 2 histologic subtypes.
A cross-sectional survey revealed the extent of knowledge about skin cancer and skin health behaviors among residents of a Midwest homeless shelter for men.
Investigators examined the effectiveness of diagnosing skin cancer by teledermatology and face-to-face interaction.
For patients with multiple actinic keratosis lesions on the head, 5 percent fluorouracil cream is the most effective treatment.
Ablative fractional laser-assisted photodynamic therapy may be effective in treating patients with high-grade actinic keratosis.
Researchers sought to assess the efficacy and tolerability of adding photodynamic therapy to topical interventions in patients with actinic keratoses.
For patients with advanced Merkel cell carcinoma (aMCC), pembrolizumab is associated with durable tumor control and favorable overall survival.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration took steps to tighten regulation of over-the-counter sunscreen products.
Factors positively associated with MIR included dermatologist density, percent of the population that is non-Hispanic white, and average household income.