Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Highlights in Skin Cancer

Edited by Pierre Vereecken

CLIDERM (Clinics in Dermatology)

Highlights in Skincancer is a companion handbook published expressly for all the practitionners who are interested in skin cancers: medical oncologists and dermatologists but also residents, general practitionners, surgeons, plastic surgeons. The book is designed to teach new aspects of skincancers in the context of practical clinical settings. Each topic is an expert view of a specific skincancer field. Highlights in Skincancer provides information on a wide range of skincancer topics with emphasis on the emergence of new diagnostic approaches, therapeutic perspectives, and a better insight into the biology of the skin tumours. No doubt that the Highlights in Skincancer will be considered as a real tool throughout a medical career.

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Highlights in Skin CancerEdited by Pierre Vereecken

Published: April 17th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/46072

ISBN: 978-953-51-1073-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7132-4

Copyright year: 2013

Books open for chapter submissions

16621 Total Chapter Downloads

8 Crossref Citations

17 Web of Science Citations

20 Dimensions Citations


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1. Incidence of Melanoma and Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer in the Inhabitants of the Upper Silesia, Poland

By Małgorzata Juszko-Piekut, Aleksandra Moździerz, Zofia Kołosza, Magdalena Królikowska-Jerużalska, Paulina Wawro-Bielecka, Grażyna Kowalska-Ziomek, Dorota Olczyk and Jerzy Stojko


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2. Serum Markers in Clinical Management of Malignant Melanoma

By Pierre Vereecken


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3. An Overview of Important Genetic Aspects in Melanoma

By Rohinton S. Tarapore


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4. Current Management of Malignant Melanoma: State of the Art

By Zekayi Kutlubay, Burhan Engin, Server Serdaroğlu and Yalçın Tüzün


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5. About Suncare Products

By C. Couteau and L. Coiffard


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6. Malignancy in Relation to Autoimmune Blistering Dermatoses: Molecular and Clinical Aspects

By Paweł Pietkiewicz, Justyna Gornowicz-Porowska, Monika Bowszyc- Dmochowska and Marian Dmochowski


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7. Skin Cancer Prevention Strategies

By Lisa Passantino, Max Costa and Mary Matsui


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8. Photodynamic Therapy for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

By Cintia Teles de Andrade, Natalia Mayumi Inada, Dora Patricia Ramirez, Vanderlei Salvador Bagnato and Cristina Kurachi


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9. Skin Cancer Screening

By Carolyn J. Heckman, Susan Darlow, Teja Munshi and Clifford Perlis


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10. The Role of Furin in the Development of Skin Cancer

By Rethika Ravi and Terrence J Piva


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