Gottschaller, Christina and Hohenleutner, Ulrich and Landthaler, Michael (2006) Metastasis of a malignant melanoma 2 years after carbon dioxide laser treatment of a pigmented lesion: case report and review of the literature. Acta dermato-venereologica 86 (1), pp. 44-47.
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A 64-year-old woman with a clinically diagnosed 'lentigo simplex' on her right cheek was dermatologically treated several times with a CO2 laser. Three years later she showed a metastasis of a malignant melanoma in her right parotid gland. Considering this case, as well as other published cases reporting malignant melanomas occurring after laser treatment, we again underscore that ...
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|Institutions:||Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Dermatologie und Venerologie|
|Subjects:||600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine|
|Refereed:||Yes, this version has been refereed|
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Yes|
|Deposited On:||05 Mar 2007|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2014 09:46|