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:

melanoma of the skin

skin, melanoma

zone of skin melanoma (disease)

malignant neck melanoma

malignant melanoma of skin

malignant cutaneous melanoma

malignant melanoma of skin of lower limb

malignant melanoma of skin of upper limb

cutaneous (skin) melanoma

malignant melanoma of skin of trunk except scrotum

cutaneous melanoma

malignant lower limb melanoma

malignant trunk melanoma

melanoma of skin

malignant scalp melanoma

malignant lip melanoma

cutaneous melanoma (disease)

malignant upper limb melanoma

malignant melanoma (of skin), stage unspecified

malignant melanoma of ear and/or external auricular canal

malignant ear melanoma

skin melanoma

malignant melanoma of skin stage unspecified

melanoma (disease) of zone of skin

zone of skin melanoma

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Term information

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