This Skin Pathology model shows healthy skin and 5 different stages of the malignant melanoma on the front and back, enlarged 8 times:
Malignant cells are found at the surface, within the epidermis
Malignant cells fill the epidermis, a few invade the papillary layer
Malignant cells fill the papillary layer
Malignant cells invade the reticular layer
Malignant cells have reached the subcutaneous fatty tissue, satellite cells approach a vein
In the top view, the individual stages of externally visible skin changes are shown, allowing for an assessment according to the "ABCDE" criteria. The sides of the model show the various levels of invasion into the skin layers according to Clark (I-V) and the tumor thickness according to Breslow (in mm). 5 original color illustrations on the base show various types of malignant melanomas. Mounted on a base.
Measurements: 5.51" x 3.94" x 4.53" (14cm x 10cm x 11.55cm) Weight: 0.44 Pounds (0.22 kg) Please Note: Anatomical Charts & Models are manufactured by various companies. Items on your order may ship from separate locations. Each manufacturer has their own order processing time. Each item's availability varies.
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