Nevi and Melanoma
Faculty: Lindsay Ackerman, MD – Phoenix, AZ
- Doctorate of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine
- Clinical Assisant Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine
- Dermatology Training, Tulane University
- Founder, Medical Dermatology Specialists
In this podcast, Dr. Ackerman reviews the three common types of melanocytic lesions: benign, atypical and malignant. She then moves on to discuss melanoma incidence, epidemiology, risk factors, mortality and the mechanism of progression. Dr. Ackerman also reviews melanoma detection techniques and melanoma variants, prognostication and staging.
Posted July 7, 2020