Melanoma outcomes are good in solid organ transplant recipients managed in a dedicated transplant dermatology clinic. A Victorian study has shown that while patients have a high rate of excisions – with a benign-malignant ratio of 16 to 1 – the high level of suspicion probably translates to earlier diagnosis and improved prognosis. The study ...
Melanoma outcomes vindicate ‘safe medicine’ practice in transplant recipients
By Mardi Chapman
7 Oct 2020