8742/3 Lentigo maligna melanoma


Synonyms

Malignant melanoma in Hutchinson melanotic freckle

Definitions

Skin
ICD-O-3 topography code: C44
ICD10: C43
           

A melanoma of the skin characterized by single cell infiltration of the papillary dermis by atypical melanocytes, in a background of lentigo maligna changes1
 
LeBoit PE, Burg G, Weedon D, Sarasin A (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Skin Tumours
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2005



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