Merkel Cell Carcinoma - Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Management

AAD Meeting
Merkel Cell Carcinoma
In this talk for the Summer AAD we review pearls on the current concepts in diagnosis and management of MCC.

David M. Miller


August 7, 2021

Event Details

Event: American Academy of Dermatology Summer Meeting Advanced Skin Cancer Session
Location: Tampa, Florida
Slides: Slides for the talk can be found here

Overview & Learning Objectives

  • Brief overview of pathophysiology of Merkel cell carcinoma
  • Recognize the use of Imaging and the Merkel cell polyoma virus serum antibody test in clinical practice
  • Discuss recently approved therapeutic strategies in MCC, including the use of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors as primary treatment, as well as emerging strategies in the neo-adjuvant and adjuvant setting

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