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The impact of merkel cell polyomavirus

The impact of merkel cell polyomavirus

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There are numerous findings over the past decade have indicated that Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) may have two pathways of pathogenesis...

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Clinical impact of immunotherapy in Merkel cell carcinoma patients

Clinical impact of immunotherapy in Merkel cell carcinoma patients

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Immunotherapy is emerging as an alternative treatment for Merkel cell carcinoma, but its long-term effects on response, survival, and safety are not well established....

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Sentinel lymph node biopsy in Merkel cell carcinoma

Sentinel lymph node biopsy in Merkel cell carcinoma

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Sentinel lymph node biopsy in Merkel cell carcinoma: Rates and predictors of compliance with the National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines...

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Merkel cell carcinoma

Merkel cell carcinoma

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Merkel cell carcinoma is a rare neuroendocrine carcinoma that typically appears in sun-exposed areas of the elderly....

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Immune checkpoint inhibitors to treat cutaneous malignancies

Immune checkpoint inhibitors to treat cutaneous malignancies

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As the incidence of cutaneous malignancies continues to rise and their treatment with immunotherapy expands, dermatologists and their patients are more likely to encounter immune checkpoint inhibitors....

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Analysis of cutaneous Merkel cell carcinoma outcomes after different surgical interventions

Analysis of cutaneous Merkel cell carcinoma outcomes after different surgical interventions

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Current guidelines recommend local excision margin (EM) with 1 to 2 cm on primary Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) sites....

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Triple Immunotherapy for Metastatic Merkel Cell Carcinoma Shows Promise

Triple Immunotherapy for Metastatic Merkel Cell Carcinoma Shows Promise

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Three out of four patients treated with an experimental combination of 3 different therapies for metastatic Merkel cell carcinoma are in complete remission following the treatment, according to study that will be presented on June 5 at...

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Avelumab Provides Durable Responses in Patients With Distant Metastatic Merkel Cell Carcinoma

Avelumab Provides Durable Responses in Patients With Distant Metastatic Merkel Cell Carcinoma

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Avelumab provided durable responses in patients with distant metastatic Merkel cell carcinoma who had progressed after chemotherapy, according to a study presented here at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer ...

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FDA Approves Avelumab for Metastatic Merkel Cell Carcinoma

FDA Approves Avelumab for Metastatic Merkel Cell Carcinoma

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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted accelerated approval to avelumab (Bavencio) for the treatment of patients aged 12 years and older with metastatic Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC)....

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Dopo il gomito del tennista, arriva quello del guidatore

Dopo il gomito del tennista, arriva quello del guidatore

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Tenere il braccio fuori dal finestrino durante la guida causerebbe diversi tumori della pelle...

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