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Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 20, Issue 13, pp 4378–4378 | Cite as

Epitrochlear Lymph Node Dissection and Axillary Lymph Node Biopsy. An Unusual Clinical Presentation in a Patient with Forearm Melanoma

  • Piero CovarelliEmail author
  • Gian Marco Tomassini
  • Alessandra Servoli
  • Franco Picciotto
  • Giuseppe Noya
Melanomas

Keywords

Melanoma Oncol Sentinel Lymph Node Axillary Lymph Node Cutaneous Melanoma 
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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Piero Covarelli
    • 1
    Email author
  • Gian Marco Tomassini
    • 2
  • Alessandra Servoli
    • 1
  • Franco Picciotto
    • 3
  • Giuseppe Noya
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryUniversity of PerugiaPerugiaItaly
  2. 2.Section of DermatologyPerugia General HospitalPerugiaItaly
  3. 3.Skin Cancer SurgeryInstitute for Cancer Research and Treatment at CandioloCandioloItaly

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