Mutations driving melanoma growth have diagnostic, prognostic, and therapeutic implications. Traditional classification systems do not correlate optimally with underlying melanoma growth–promoting mutations. Our objective was to determine whether unique dermoscopic growth patterns directly correlate with driving mutations.
We evaluated common driving mutations in 4 ...
JAMA Dermatol. Published online April 02, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.8442