United Kingdom (Great Britain)
A 22-year-old female asked:
What is treatment for a subungual melanoma?
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Pathology 49 years experience
5.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Hematology and Oncology 23 years experience
Surgery to cure: You would need curative surgical resection with negative margin.
Also, just fyi- subungual melanoma is frequently harboring activating mutations in c-kit. This is something that is also important to be checked on the cancer cells- as it may be useful for future treatment if needed. Read more- www.Cancer.Net, www.Nccn.Com, www.Cancer.Org
5.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Feb 6, 2019
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