1. Acral Lentiginous Melanoma - StatPearls - NCBI Bookshelf
Description: Jul 28, 2021 · Acral lentiginous melanoma (ALM), also sometimes referred to as, simply, acral melanoma, is melanoma occurring on the hands and feet (palms, soles, fingers, toes, and nail units). The word acral derives from the Greek word referring to the highest or topmost portion of the limbs (extremities). Publish Year: 2021 Author: Kelly H. Hall, Ronald P. Rapini
Publish Year: 2021Author: Kelly H. Hall, Ronald P. Rapini
2. Acral Melanoma - Melanoma Research Alliance
Description: Acral melanoma, sometimes called acral lentiginous melanoma, is a rare type of skin melanoma that forms on the palms, soles of feet, or under finger or toe nails. Acral melanoma is the most common type of melanoma among people with darker skin.
3. Acral lentiginous melanoma | Genetic and Rare Diseases
Description: Apr 03, 2017 · Acral lentiginous melanoma (ALM) is a type of melanoma that occurs on the palms of the hands or the soles of the feet. The condition can develop in normal-appearing skin or within an existing mole. ALM begins as a flat patch of …
4. Acral Lentiginous Melanoma | Memorial Sloan Kettering
Description: Acral lentiginous melanoma is a rare type of skin cancer. It begins when the melanocytes in the skin grow out of control and form tumors. Melanocytes are the cells responsible for making melanin, the pigment that determines the color of the skin.
5. Diagnosis and Management of Acral Lentiginous Melanoma
Description: Abstract Melanoma is one of the most aggressive malignant skin tumors and its incidence has been increasing worldwide in recent decades. Among the four subtypes, acral lentiginous melanoma (ALM) shows the highest incidence in Asian countries, whereas ALM comprises only 1% of all melanomas in white populations. Publish Year: 2018 Author: Yoshiyuki Nakamura, Yasuhiro Fujisawa
Publish Year: 2018Author: Yoshiyuki Nakamura, Yasuhiro Fujisawa