What is the US prevalence of lentigo maligna melanoma?

Updated: Dec 19, 2019
  • Author: Winston W Tan, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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The American Cancer Society estimates that 76,480 new melanomas (about 57,220 in men and 39,260 in women) will be diagnosed in the United States in 2019. The number of deaths from melanoma is estimated at 7230 persons (about 4740 men and 2490 women). [7]


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