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ASO Author Reflections: Subungual Melanomas of the Hand Present Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges

  • Annette H. Chakera
  • John F. ThompsonEmail author
ASO Author Reflections
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Notes

Disclosure

John F. Thompson is supported by the Melanoma Foundation of the University of Sydney.

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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Melanoma Institute AustraliaSydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Sydney Medical SchoolThe University of SydneySydneyAustralia
  3. 3.Department of Melanoma and Surgical OncologyRoyal Prince Alfred HospitalSydneyAustralia

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