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Research summary: Self-examination for skin cancer detection

By Skin Cancer Institute |November 22, 2022 posted in skin cancer diagnosis, Detection, skin check

This month we consider skin self-examination for skin cancer detection. In the latest Melanoma Practice Review my eye was drawn to a paper published in Dermatology reporting on the sensitivity and ...
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[6 min watch] How to manage atypical naevi on patients with multiple moles (Part 2 of 2)

By Skin Cancer Institute |May 10, 2022 posted in skin cancer diagnosis, Detection, dysplastic naevi

In the second part of this two-part series, Professor Giuseppe Argenziano uses real patient cases to explain how to manage atypical lesions in primary care, with a focus on patients who have multiple ...
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[Podcast] Total body photography in skin cancer medicine

By Skin Cancer Institute |October 11, 2021 posted in Skin Cancer, Detection, skin cancer check

Welcome to this podcast series, Conversations with Professor David Wilkinson! In this episode, Prof David Wilkinson (Chief Medical Officer, National Skin Cancer Centres) speaks with Dr Scott Arnold ...
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[4 min watch] Second opinion & clinico-pathologic correlation Part 1: Prof Giuseppe Argenziano

By Skin Cancer Institute |October 01, 2021 posted in Skin Cancer, Detection

In this first part of a four-part series, Prof Giuseppe Argenziano discusses the way in which a second opinion by an experienced dermatopathologist can significantly improve the clinical management ...
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Terminology in dermoscopy: Prof Giuseppe Argenziano | May 2021

By Skin Cancer Institute |May 21, 2021 posted in Dermoscopy, Detection

In this month's skin cancer update video, Professor Giuseppe Argenziano discusses the metaphorical versus analytical approach to terminology in dermoscopy.
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