E-mail a Wiley Online Library Link

T. Gambichler, M. Bindsteiner, S. Höxtermann and A. Kreuter Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D serum levels in a large German cohort of patients with melanoma British Journal of Dermatology 168

Version of Record online: 5 OCT 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2012.11212.x

What’s already known about this topic?

  •  Decreased levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] are thought to increase the risk or mortality from several cancers, including malignant melanoma.

What does this study add?

  •  In a large German cohort of patients with melanoma we observed for the first time that decreased 25(OH)D serum levels are associated with increased tumour thickness and advanced tumour stage.

Complete the form below and we will send an e-mail message containing a link to the selected article on your behalf

Required = Required Field