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Reflectance-Mode Confocal Microscopy in Dermatological Oncology

  • Juan Luis Santiago Sánchez-Mateos
  • Carmen Moreno García del Real
  • Pedro Jaén Olasolo
  • Salvador González
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Abstract

Imaging techniques capable of non-invasive, high-resolution, skin imaging in vivo have been the focus of recent attention in the dermatology field. These efforts are directed to improve the diagnostic accuracy of skin cancer, especially cutaneous melanoma.

Keywords

Dermal Papilla Pigment Lesion Melanocytic Lesion Reticular Dermis Amelanotic Melanoma 
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Acknowledgement

This work has been partially supported by a grant from the Spanish Ministry of Health (FISS, PI060499).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Juan Luis Santiago Sánchez-Mateos
    • 1
  • Carmen Moreno García del Real
    • 2
  • Pedro Jaén Olasolo
    • 3
  • Salvador González
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Dermatology Service, Hospital Ramón y CajalAlcala UniversityMadridSpain
  2. 2.Patology Service, Hospital Ramón y CajalAlcala UniversityMadridSpain
  3. 3.Dermatology ServiceMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterNew YorkUSA
  4. 4.Ramón y Cajal HospitalAlcalá UniversityMadridSpain

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