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[6 min watch] Skin Cancer Update with Prof Giuseppe Argenziano [June 2020]
In this month’s skin cancer update video, Professor Giuseppe Argenziano explores concepts around congenital naevi, in the last of a two-part series. He discusses how, if there is any precursor to melanoma, congenital naevi is the most important one.
Catch up on the first video in the two-part series here.
2 comments on “[6 min watch] Skin Cancer Update with Prof Giuseppe Argenziano [June 2020]”
Very interesting summary of CMN thank you. With regards to higher risk from bigger lesions- Is the risk of melanoma transformation directly proportional to the number of melanocytes or surface area of the lesion? Or is it exponential?
Hi Dr Hoy – posting Giuseppe’s response on his behalf: Nobody knows of course, but in my estimation we could assume the more the melanocytes the more the risk of melanoma transformation…
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