Tricia Missall, Author at Clinical Pain Advisor

Tricia Missall

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Melanoma

I. What every physician needs to know. Melanoma is a malignant tumor of melanocytes which are normally found in the basal layer of the epidermis. Unlike other skin cancers which appear mostly in sun-exposed areas, melanoma can occur anywhere on the body including the mucous membranes. Melanoma is primarily a skin cancer of adults and…

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