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Skin Cancers

Steven Lahti
  1. Know the common skin malignancies and their corresponding pre-malignant lesions.
  2. Recognize melanoma as a common cause of malignancy in young people.
  3. Advise patients about the use of sunscreen as a preventative measure.
  4. Use the ABCDE approach to recognize high risk skin lesions.
  5. Know when to seek dermatology consultation for further evaluation and biopsy of suspicious lesions.
AccessMedicine > Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e > Screening for Specific Cancers > SKIN CANCER
AccessMedicine > Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e > Cancer of the Skin
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AccessMedicine > Graber and Wilbur’s Family Medicine Examination and Board Review, 5th Edition > Dermatology Case 17.01 > Dermatology Case 17.01
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AccessMedicine > Vanderbilt Internal Medicine and Pediatric Curriculum > 22 > Changing Skin Lesions in Adults


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