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Evaluated by: 
David B. Kaminsky, M.D., FIAC, October 26, 2018
Original release date: December 20, 2018
Access to this course expires on:  October 26, 2021

Faculty: Rajiv Patel, M.D.

Learning Objectives:
  • Describe the basic molecular mechanisms involved in melanoma
  • Select an appropriate set of ancillary diagnostic tests to aid in the diagnosis of a borderline melanocytic lesion
  • Formulate a basic algorithmic approach to challenging melanocytic lesions
  • Recognized cutaneous adnexal tumors that are associated with hereditary cancer predisposition syndromes
  • Utilize appropriate ancillary techniques for the diagnosis of select cutaneous adnexal tumors
  • Familiarize yourself with common hereditary cancer predisposition syndromes and their basic criteria for diagnosis