Melanoma: Cutaneous, Version 2.2021 Featured Updates to the NCCN Guidelines JOURNAL OF THE NATIONAL COMPREHENSIVE CANCER NETWORK Swetter, S. M., Thompson, J. A., Albertini, M. R., Barker, C. A., Baumgartner, J., Boland, G., Chmielowski, B., DiMaio, D., Durham, A., Fields, R. C., Fleming, M. D., Galan, A., Gastman, B., Grossmann, K., Guild, S., Holder, A., Johnson, D., Joseph, R. W., Karakousis, G., Kendra, K., Lange, J. R., Lanning, R., Margolin, K., Olszanski, A. J., Ott, P. A., Ross, M., Salama, A. K., Sharma, R., Skitzki, J., Sosman, J., Wuthrick, E., McMillian, N. R., Engh, A. M. 2021; 19 (4): 365-+


Over the past few years, the NCCN Guidelines for Melanoma: Cutaneous have been expanded to include pathways for treatment of microscopic satellitosis (added in v2.2020), and the following Principles sections: Molecular Testing (added in v2.2019), Systemic Therapy Considerations (added in v2.2020), and Brain Metastases Management (added in v3.2020). The v1.2021 update included additional modifications of these sections and notable revisions to Principles of: Pathology, Surgical Margins for Wide Excision of Primary Melanoma, Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Completion/Therapeutic Lymph Node Dissection, and Radiation Therapy. These NCCN Guidelines Insights discuss the important changes to pathology and surgery recommendations, as well as additions to systemic therapy options for patients with advanced disease.

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