1. In a secondary analysis of two large prospective trials of over 63,000 women and 41,000 men, increased consumption of citrus products, particularly grapefruit, was associated with an increased risk for malignant melanoma.
Evidence Rating Level: 3 (Average)
Study Rundown: Psoralen, a natural compound found in citrus fruits, is...
1. Patients diagnosed with stage III or IV melanoma are at risk for the development of further primary melanomas, particularly if they have a history of multiple primary melanomas prior to their diagnosis.
Evidence rating level: 2 (Good)
Study Rundown: In recent year, B-raf inhibitors such as Vemurafenib have been...