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Melanoma, Cutaneous Malignant MeSH Supplementary Concept Data 2023


MeSH Supplementary
Melanoma, Cutaneous Malignant
Unique ID
C562393
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/C562393
Entry Term(s)
Dysplastic Nevus Syndrome, Hereditary
Familial Atypical Mole-Malignant Melanoma Syndrome
Famm
Melanoma, Familial
Registry Number
0
Heading Mapped to
*Melanoma
*Skin Neoplasms
Frequency
2899
Note
A primary melanoma that originates from atypical skin MELANOCYTES, especially from acquired and congenital MELANOCYTIC NEVI, and DYSPLASTIC NEVI. Different histologic types include superficial spreading melanoma, acral lentiginous melanoma, nodular melanoma, and lentigo maligna melanoma. Germline mutations in CDKN2A, CDK4, MC1R, and XRCC3 genes, and somatic mutations in BRAF, BAP1, GRIN2A, STK11, and PTEN genes have been identified. OMIM: 155600
Date of Entry
2012/11/05
Revision Date
2019/05/01
Melanoma, Cutaneous Malignant Preferred
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