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2-cm versus 4-cm surgical excision margins for primary cutaneous melanoma thicker than 2 mm: a randomised, multicentre trial

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Gillgren, P, Drzewiecki, KT, Niin, M, Gullestad, HP, Hellborg, H, Månsson-Brahme, E, Ingvar, C & Ringborg, U 2011, '2-cm versus 4-cm surgical excision margins for primary cutaneous melanoma thicker than 2 mm: a randomised, multicentre trial' Lancet, vol. 378, no. 9803, pp. 1635-42. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61546-8

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Gillgren, Peter ; Drzewiecki, Krzysztof T ; Niin, Marianne ; Gullestad, Hans P ; Hellborg, Henrik ; Månsson-Brahme, Eva ; Ingvar, Christian ; Ringborg, Ulrik. / 2-cm versus 4-cm surgical excision margins for primary cutaneous melanoma thicker than 2 mm: a randomised, multicentre trial. In: Lancet. 2011 ; Vol. 378, No. 9803. pp. 1635-42.

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title = "2-cm versus 4-cm surgical excision margins for primary cutaneous melanoma thicker than 2 mm: a randomised, multicentre trial",
abstract = "Optimum surgical resection margins for patients with clinical stage IIA-C cutaneous melanoma thicker than 2 mm are controversial. The aim of the study was to test whether survival was different for a wide local excision margin of 2 cm compared with a 4-cm excision margin.",
keywords = "Age Factors, Aged, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Kaplan-Meier Estimate, Male, Melanoma, Middle Aged, Multivariate Analysis, Neoplasm Recurrence, Local, Prognosis, Sex Factors, Skin Neoplasms, Surgical Flaps",
author = "Peter Gillgren and Drzewiecki, {Krzysztof T} and Marianne Niin and Gullestad, {Hans P} and Henrik Hellborg and Eva M{\aa}nsson-Brahme and Christian Ingvar and Ulrik Ringborg",
note = "Copyright {\^A}{\circledC} 2011 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.",
year = "2011",
doi = "10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61546-8",
language = "English",
volume = "378",
pages = "1635--42",
journal = "Lancet",
issn = "0140-6736",
publisher = "The/Lancet Publishing Group",
number = "9803",

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TY - JOUR

T1 - 2-cm versus 4-cm surgical excision margins for primary cutaneous melanoma thicker than 2 mm: a randomised, multicentre trial

AU - Gillgren, Peter

AU - Drzewiecki, Krzysztof T

AU - Niin, Marianne

AU - Gullestad, Hans P

AU - Hellborg, Henrik

AU - Månsson-Brahme, Eva

AU - Ingvar, Christian

AU - Ringborg, Ulrik

N1 - Copyright © 2011 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

PY - 2011

Y1 - 2011

N2 - Optimum surgical resection margins for patients with clinical stage IIA-C cutaneous melanoma thicker than 2 mm are controversial. The aim of the study was to test whether survival was different for a wide local excision margin of 2 cm compared with a 4-cm excision margin.

AB - Optimum surgical resection margins for patients with clinical stage IIA-C cutaneous melanoma thicker than 2 mm are controversial. The aim of the study was to test whether survival was different for a wide local excision margin of 2 cm compared with a 4-cm excision margin.

KW - Age Factors

KW - Aged

KW - Female

KW - Follow-Up Studies

KW - Humans

KW - Kaplan-Meier Estimate

KW - Male

KW - Melanoma

KW - Middle Aged

KW - Multivariate Analysis

KW - Neoplasm Recurrence, Local

KW - Prognosis

KW - Sex Factors

KW - Skin Neoplasms

KW - Surgical Flaps

U2 - 10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61546-8

DO - 10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61546-8

M3 - Journal article

VL - 378

SP - 1635

EP - 1642

JO - Lancet

JF - Lancet

SN - 0140-6736

IS - 9803

ER -

ID: 33257660