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Amelanotic Melanoma in a Patient With Rothmund-Thomson Syndrome

Sarah M. Howell, MD; David W. Bray, MD
Arch Dermatol. 2008;144(3):416-417. doi:10.1001/archderm.144.3.416.
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Figure 1.

A 4-mm, hyperkeratotic, skin-colored papule on the cutaneous surface of the right upper lip in a patient with Rothmund-Thomson syndrome. Excision showed a malignant melanoma 2.44 mm in depth. Editorial correction of image for focus, brightness, color correction.

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Figure 2.

Histopathologic image of patient's malignant melanoma measuring 2.44 mm in depth (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnification ×10).

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