A primary melanoma arising from atypical melanocytes in the skin. Precursor lesions include acquired and congenital melanocytic nevi, and dysplastic nevi. Several histologic variants have been recognized, including superficial spreading melanoma, acral lentiginous melanoma, nodular melanoma, and lentigo maligna melanoma. [ NCIT : C3510 ]

Synonyms:

malignant melanoma of skin of trunk except scrotum

malignant melanoma of skin stage unspecified

cutaneous (skin) melanoma

malignant scalp melanoma

malignant melanoma of skin of lower limb

cutaneous melanoma (disease)

malignant melanoma (of skin), stage unspecified

malignant melanoma of skin of upper limb

malignant upper limb melanoma

malignant trunk melanoma

malignant ear melanoma

zone of skin melanoma (disease)

cutaneous melanoma

zone of skin melanoma

malignant melanoma of skin

malignant neck melanoma

skin, melanoma

malignant melanoma of ear and/or external auricular canal

skin melanoma

malignant cutaneous melanoma

melanoma of skin

malignant lower limb melanoma

melanoma of the skin

melanoma (disease) of zone of skin

malignant lip melanoma

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Term information

database cross reference
IAO 0000589
  • cutaneous melanoma (disease)
closeMatch
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/93653006
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/154501005
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/188032002
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/188035000
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/93640008
  • http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0153529
  • http://identifiers.org/mesh/C562393
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/269577007
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/154506000
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/188047006
  • http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C1112782
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/188030005
  • http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0346782
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/188044004
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/188082007
  • http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0346773
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/93641007
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/190105009
conformsTo
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/mondo/patterns/melanoma.yaml
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/mondo/patterns/location.yaml
exactMatch
  • http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0153536
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C3510
  • http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0151779
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/DOID_8923
  • http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0153535
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/93655004
gwas trait
  • true
id
  • EFO:0000389