Excision margins for primary melanomas: A controversial issue

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S. Morteza Seyed Jafari

Abstract


Surgical excision is the principal treatment for primary cutaneous melanoma.Selection of optimal excision margins is crucial to maximize outcomes and minimize morbidities.Insufficient resection may lead residual tumor cells to disease recurrences.

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Margin of excision; metastases; primary melanoma; recurrences; survival

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