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Skin Cancer (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Michael S Lehrer, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania.

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stoppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com

Previous contributing authors and editors:

Coauthor(s): Stuart Lessin, MD, Director, Department of Cutaneous Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center; Chief, Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Temple University Hospital, Temple University School of Medicine.

Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Jerry Balentine, DO, Professor of Emergency Medicine, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine; Medical Director, Saint Barnabas Hospital.


Last Editorial Review: 11/13/2007

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