A rare form of an invasive skin cancer. It is melanoma in situ i.e., confined to the outer surface of chronically sun-damaged skin. It becomes lentigo maligna melanoma (LMM) when it starts developing beneath the surface of the skin. It is usually located around the neck and head in the elderly.

Also Known As

  • Hutchinson's Freckle
  • Hutchinson’s Melanotic Freckle
  • LM