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Dermoscopy ‘suboptimal’ for diagnosing tiny melanomas


Clinicians could catch more tiny melanomas with comprehensive imaging than with dermoscopy, Australian dermatologists say after finding the latter method may miss up to 50% of lesions smaller than 5mm. A study of 312 consecutively-diagnosed primary melanomas found the dermoscopic seven-point...

Clinicians could catch more tiny melanomas with comprehensive imaging than with dermoscopy, Australian dermatologists say after finding the latter method...

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