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Skin Pigmentation and Melanoma Risk

By John A. D’Orazio, Amanda Marsch, James Lagrew and W. Brooke Veith

Submitted: October 28th 2010Reviewed: May 1st 2011Published: September 22nd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/18681

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John A. D’Orazio, Amanda Marsch, James Lagrew and W. Brooke Veith (September 22nd 2011). Skin Pigmentation and Melanoma Risk, Advances in Malignant Melanoma - Clinical and Research Perspectives, April W. Armstrong, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/18681. Available from:

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