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Reflectance confocal microscopy features of thin versus thick melanomas

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In-vivo reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) plays an increasingly important role in differential diagnosis of melanoma. The aim of the study was to assess typical confocal features of thin (≤1 mm according to Breslow index) versus ...

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Nei e melanomi, asportazioni dimezzate con la microscopia confocale

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Un risparmio economico di 200mila euro all’anno per ogni milione di abitanti e la riduzione di oltre il 50% delle asportazioni....

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Nipple and areola lesions: review of dermoscopy and reflectance confocal microscopy features.

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The differential diagnosis of nipple and areola complex (NAC) lesions encompasses a large spectrum of conditions from benign tumours to inflammatory diseases that could be challenging to recognize on clinical ground. While melanoma (MM...

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Melanoma, meno biopsie: laser confocale salvavita

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Pratico, accurato e indolore, in 10 minuti l’esame con microscopia laser confocale della pelle permette di distinguere nevi benigni e melanoma cutaneo, risparmiando biopsie inutili come pure interventi chirurgici nei contesti sbaglia...

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how dermoscopy may influence confocal microscopy when dealing with squamous cells carcinoma simulating basal cell carcinoma

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Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) represents one of the best indications for the use of in-vivo reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM)...

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Emerging imaging technologies in dermatology: Part II: Applications and limitations.

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Clinical examination is critical for the diagnosis and identification of response to treatment...

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Emerging imaging technologies in dermatology: Part I: Basic principles.

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Dermatologists rely primarily on clinical examination in combination with histopathology to diagnose conditions; however, clinical examination alone might not be sufficient for accurate diagnosis and skin biopsies have associated morbi...

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Lesions Mimicking Melanoma at Dermoscopy Confirmed Basal Cell Carcinoma: Evaluation with Reflectance Confocal Microscopy

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Atypical basal cell carcinoma (BCC), characterized by equivocal dermoscopic features typical of malignant melanoma (MM), can be difficult to diagnose....

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Diagnostic accuracy of ex vivo fluorescence confocal microscopy for Mohs surgery of basal cell carcinomas: a prospective study on 753 margins.

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Frozen histological sections are currently used for intra-operative margin assessment during Mohs surgery. Fluorescence confocal microscopy (FCM) is a new tool, which offers a promising and faster alternative to frozen histology....

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Microscopia confocale. Al San Gallicano tecnologia di ultima generazione per una maggiore accuratezza degli esami

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Il servizio di Microscopia Confocale all'Istituto San Gallicano si dota di una nuova tecnologia di ultima generazione. Il nuovissimo microscopio confocale presenta un software integrato alla valutazione demoscopica in grado di ottimizz...

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