Pathology of challenging melanocytic neoplasms. Diagnosis and Management. Christopher R. Shea, Jon A. Reed, Victor G. Prieto (Editors). Springer (2015)
Proper handling of melanocytic lesions is necessary to assure accurate diagnosis and to allow additional special studies if necessary. Punch biopsies and shave biopsies are appropriate for sampling melanocytic neoplasms, whereas larger punches and elliptical excisions are best performed to ensure complete removal of a lesion. Surgical margin status should be reported for specimens intended as complete removal of a lesion.
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