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Skin Melanoma Breslow's Thickness

Two prognostic thickness measures of melanoma
Breslow's method which use a ruler to measure the thickness
Clark's level which measures the thickness under the microscope

the two are often confusing and commonly tested in USMLE

To remember

Just remember the Pediatric Broselow Tape which is also a ruler

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