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Childhood malignant melanoma

MedGen UID:
1374316
Concept ID:
C4329660
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: childhood malignant melanoma; Childhood Melanoma; childhood melanoma; childhood melanoma (disease); malignant melanoma, childhood; melanoma (disease) of childhood; paediatric melanoma (disease); pediatric melanoma (disease)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0042494

Definition

A melanoma that occurs during childhood. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVChildhood malignant melanoma

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Friedman EB, Scolyer RA, Thompson JF
Aust J Gen Pract 2019 Aug;48(8):539-544. doi: 10.31128/AJGP-04-19-48951. PMID: 31370129
Dowd MD
Pediatr Ann 2019 Jun 1;48(6):e213-e214. doi: 10.3928/19382359-20190520-02. PMID: 31185109
Huynh PM, Grant-Kels JM, Grin CM
Int J Dermatol 2005 Sep;44(9):715-23. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-4632.2005.02612.x. PMID: 16135138

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Berg P, Lindelöf B
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 1997 Dec;151(12):1185-7. doi: 10.1001/archpedi.1997.02170490011002. PMID: 9412592
Bader JL, Li FP, Olmstead PM, Strickman NA, Green DM
Am J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 1985 Winter;7(4):341-5. PMID: 4083395

Diagnosis

Al Dhaybi R, Sartelet H, Powell J, Kokta V
Mod Pathol 2010 Mar;23(3):376-80. Epub 2010 Jan 8 doi: 10.1038/modpathol.2009.163. PMID: 20062010
Berg P, Lindelöf B
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 1997 Dec;151(12):1185-7. doi: 10.1001/archpedi.1997.02170490011002. PMID: 9412592
Wagner RF Jr
Tex Med 1992 Jan;88(1):72-3. PMID: 1557705
Bader JL, Li FP, Olmstead PM, Strickman NA, Green DM
Am J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 1985 Winter;7(4):341-5. PMID: 4083395

Therapy

Berg P, Lindelöf B
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 1997 Dec;151(12):1185-7. doi: 10.1001/archpedi.1997.02170490011002. PMID: 9412592

Prognosis

Al Dhaybi R, Sartelet H, Powell J, Kokta V
Mod Pathol 2010 Mar;23(3):376-80. Epub 2010 Jan 8 doi: 10.1038/modpathol.2009.163. PMID: 20062010
Berg P, Lindelöf B
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 1997 Dec;151(12):1185-7. doi: 10.1001/archpedi.1997.02170490011002. PMID: 9412592

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