MCID: VLV020
MIFTS: 40

Vulvar Melanoma

Categories: Cancer diseases, Reproductive diseases, Skin diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Vulvar Melanoma

MalaCards integrated aliases for Vulvar Melanoma:

Name: Vulvar Melanoma 12 15
Malignant Melanoma of Vulva 12 73

Classifications:



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Disease Ontology 12 DOID:2093
NCIt 50 C40329
UMLS 73 C0241989

Summaries for Vulvar Melanoma

Disease Ontology : 12 A vulva cancer that has_material_basis in melanocytes.

MalaCards based summary : Vulvar Melanoma, also known as malignant melanoma of vulva, is related to melanoma and thymoma, familial, and has symptoms including pruritus and dysuria. An important gene associated with Vulvar Melanoma is KIT (KIT Proto-Oncogene Receptor Tyrosine Kinase), and among its related pathways/superpathways are MAPK signaling pathway and Gastric cancer. Affiliated tissues include skin, bone and lung, and related phenotypes are Decreased viability and Decreased viability

Related Diseases for Vulvar Melanoma

Diseases related to Vulvar Melanoma via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 melanoma 10.7
2 thymoma, familial 10.2 HRAS KIT
3 giant congenital nevus 10.2 HRAS NRAS
4 conventional fibrosarcoma 10.2 KIT NRAS
5 benign struma ovarii 10.2 HRAS NRAS
6 schimmelpenning-feuerstein-mims syndrome 10.2 HRAS NRAS
7 aggressive digital papillary adenocarcinoma 10.2 HRAS KIT
8 malignant conjunctival melanoma 10.2 HRAS NRAS
9 melanomatosis 10.2 HRAS NRAS
10 marcus gunn phenomenon 10.2 HRAS NRAS
11 lung adenoid cystic carcinoma 10.2 HRAS KIT
12 plexiform schwannoma 10.2 KIT NF1
13 malignant anus melanoma 10.2 KIT MLANA
14 malignant struma ovarii 10.1 HRAS NRAS
15 fetal adenoma 10.1 HRAS NRAS
16 amelanotic melanoma 10.1 KIT TYR
17 core binding factor acute myeloid leukemia 10.1 HRAS KIT NRAS
18 renal cell carcinoma, papillary, 1 10.1 HRAS KIT NRAS
19 nodular malignant melanoma 10.1 EXT2 HRAS NRAS
20 halo nevi 10.1 MLANA TYR
21 acral lentiginous melanoma 10.1 KIT NRAS TERT
22 pigmented basal cell carcinoma 10.1 MLANA TYR
23 melanocytic nevus syndrome, congenital 10.1 HRAS NRAS TYR
24 melanoacanthoma 10.1 MLANA TYR
25 meningeal melanomatosis 10.1 HRAS NRAS
26 acneiform dermatitis 10.1 EIF2AK3 HRAS NRAS
27 lichen sclerosus 10.1
28 diffuse meningeal melanocytosis 10.1 MLANA TYR
29 epithelioid cell melanoma 10.1 MLANA TYR
30 neurofibromatosis, type iv, of riccardi 10.1 HRAS KIT NF1
31 lymphoepithelioma-like thymic carcinoma 10.1 CD274 KIT
32 spindle cell liposarcoma 10.1 KIT MLANA
33 myelodysplastic myeloproliferative cancer 10.1 HRAS NF1 NRAS
34 meningeal melanocytoma 10.1 MLANA NRAS RREB1
35 breast angiosarcoma 10.0 KIT MLANA TYR
36 thymoma 10.0 CTLA4 HRAS KIT
37 bone marrow cancer 10.0 HRAS KIT NF1
38 autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome 10.0 CTLA4 HRAS NRAS
39 melanoma, uveal 10.0 MLANA NRAS TYR
40 primary biliary cholangitis 10.0 CTLA4 NRAS
41 differentiated thyroid carcinoma 10.0 CD274 HRAS NRAS
42 melanoma, cutaneous malignant 1 10.0 HRAS KIT NRAS TERT
43 leukemia, acute myeloid 10.0 HRAS KIT NRAS TERT
44 small cell sarcoma 10.0 MLANA NRAS
45 ovarian melanoma 10.0 HRAS KIT MLANA NRAS
46 mucosal melanoma 9.9 KIT NF1 NRAS TERT
47 respiratory system cancer 9.9 CD274 HRAS TERT
48 undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma 9.9 KIT MLANA
49 brain cancer 9.9 HRAS NF1 NRAS TERT
50 malignant spindle cell melanoma 9.9 KIT NF1 NRAS RREB1 TYR

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Vulvar Melanoma:



Diseases related to Vulvar Melanoma

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Vulvar Melanoma

UMLS symptoms related to Vulvar Melanoma:


pruritus, dysuria

GenomeRNAi Phenotypes related to Vulvar Melanoma according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Description GenomeRNAi Source Accession Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 Decreased viability GR00055-A-2 9.6 HRAS
2 Decreased viability GR00221-A-1 9.6 EIF2AK3 HRAS KIT NF1 NRAS
3 Decreased viability GR00221-A-2 9.6 EIF2AK3 HRAS NF1
4 Decreased viability GR00221-A-3 9.6 HRAS NRAS
5 Decreased viability GR00221-A-4 9.6 EIF2AK3 NF1
6 Decreased viability GR00301-A 9.6 KIT
7 Decreased viability GR00402-S-2 9.6 EIF2AK3 HRAS KIT NF1 NRAS

MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Vulvar Melanoma:

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# Description MGI Source Accession Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 homeostasis/metabolism MP:0005376 10.21 CD274 CTLA4 EIF2AK3 FOXP3 HRAS KIT
2 endocrine/exocrine gland MP:0005379 10.18 CTLA4 EIF2AK3 FOXP3 HRAS KIT NF1
3 immune system MP:0005387 10.15 CD274 CTLA4 EIF2AK3 FOXP3 KIT NF1
4 digestive/alimentary MP:0005381 10.14 CTLA4 EIF2AK3 FOXP3 HRAS KIT NF1
5 mortality/aging MP:0010768 10.14 CD274 CTLA4 EIF2AK3 EXT2 FOXP3 HRAS
6 integument MP:0010771 10.13 CD274 CTLA4 FOXP3 HRAS KIT MLANA
7 craniofacial MP:0005382 10.02 FOXP3 HRAS KIT NF1 NRAS TYR
8 limbs/digits/tail MP:0005371 9.93 EIF2AK3 FOXP3 KIT NF1 NRAS TYR
9 no phenotypic analysis MP:0003012 9.92 CD274 EIF2AK3 FOXP3 HRAS KIT MLANA
10 liver/biliary system MP:0005370 9.91 CTLA4 EIF2AK3 FOXP3 KIT NF1 NRAS
11 neoplasm MP:0002006 9.91 EIF2AK3 HRAS KIT NF1 NRAS TERT
12 normal MP:0002873 9.86 CTLA4 FOXP3 HRAS KIT NF1 NRAS
13 pigmentation MP:0001186 9.63 CTLA4 KIT MLANA NF1 NRAS TYR
14 respiratory system MP:0005388 9.43 CTLA4 FOXP3 HRAS KIT NF1 TERT
15 skeleton MP:0005390 9.32 CD274 CTLA4 EIF2AK3 EXT2 HRAS KIT

Drugs & Therapeutics for Vulvar Melanoma

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Genetic Tests for Vulvar Melanoma

Anatomical Context for Vulvar Melanoma

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Vulvar Melanoma:

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Skin, Bone, Lung, Brain, Thyroid, Myeloid, Bone Marrow

Publications for Vulvar Melanoma

Articles related to Vulvar Melanoma:

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# Title Authors Year
1
Recurrent vulvar melanoma invading urethra. Clinical case and literature review. ( 29888188 )
2018
2
Vulvar Melanoma with Isolated Metastasis to the Extraocular Muscles: Case Report and Brief Literature Review. ( 29848740 )
2018
3
Boron neutron capture therapy for vulvar melanoma and genital extramammary Paget's disease with curative responses. ( 29914570 )
2018
4
Association of Vulvar Melanoma with Lichen Sclerosus. ( 30521058 )
2018
5
Vulvar melanoma: relevant aspects in therapeutic management. ( 29186258 )
2017
6
Enhanced skin toxicity with concurrent ipilimumab and radiation in vaginal/vulvar melanoma: a case report and literature review. ( 30363303 )
2017
7
Vulvar Melanoma Associated with Lichen Sclerosus in a Child: Case Report and Literature Review. ( 27040997 )
2016
8
Surgical pathology, management and outcome in the vulvar melanoma associated with abdominal mass - a case report. ( 28174807 )
2016
9
Prognostic Factors of Recurrence and Survival in Vulvar Melanoma: Subgroup Analysis of the VULvar CANcer Study. ( 27465889 )
2016
10
Tumor thickness and mitotic rate robustly predict melanoma-specific survival in patients with primary vulvar melanoma: A retrospective review of 100 cases. ( 27864417 )
2016
11
Satellitosis and CD117 immunohistochemical expression correlates with poor outcome in thick vulvar melanoma. ( 27377140 )
2016
12
Vulvar melanoma presenting as postmenopausal bleeding: a case report. ( 29894082 )
2016
13
Vulvar melanoma with urethral invasion and bladder metastases - a case report and review of the literature. ( 25861315 )
2015
14
Amelanotic vulvar melanoma: a case report. ( 25993407 )
2015
15
Malignant Melanoma of Vulva and Vagina: A Histomorphological Review and Mutation Analysis--A Single-Center Study. ( 26225944 )
2015
16
Vulvar melanoma: a 33 years single Italian center experience. ( 25236321 )
2014
17
A clinicopathological review of 33 patients with vulvar melanoma identifies c-KIT as a prognostic marker. ( 24535703 )
2014
18
Vulvar melanoma and endometrial polyp following breast carcinoma: a case report. ( 23781599 )
2013
19
Recurrent vulvar melanoma in 35-year-old pregnant women. ( 23343703 )
2013
20
Vulvar melanoma: a missed opportunity for early intervention? ( 22421122 )
2012
21
Reflectance confocal microscopy for the diagnosis of vulvar melanoma and melanosis: preliminary results. ( 23127153 )
2012
22
Nodular vulvar melanoma: a rare tumor with worse prognosis. ( 24293889 )
2012
23
Amelanotic vulvar melanoma with intratumor histological heterogeneity. ( 20536668 )
2010
24
A rare case of vulvar melanoma in a young woman who frequently tanned in tanning parlors. ( 20231517 )
2010
25
Vulvar melanoma: report on eleven cases and review of the literature. ( 20512279 )
2010
26
Sentinel node detection by lymphoscintigraphy and sentinel lymph node biopsy in vulvar melanoma. ( 20107788 )
2010
27
Vulvar melanoma: a report of 10 cases and review of the literature. ( 18337649 )
2008
28
Amelanotic vulvar melanoma: case report and review of the literature. ( 18516330 )
2008
29
Management of vulvar melanoma and review of the literature. ( 17624092 )
2007
30
Vulvar melanoma: a multivariable analysis of 644 patients. ( 17666603 )
2007
31
Vulvar melanoma in a 10-year-old girl in association with lichen sclerosus. ( 16427997 )
2006
32
Primary vulvar melanoma with satellite metastasis: dermoscopic findings. ( 15057006 )
2004
33
Vulvar melanoma: a report of 20 cases and review of the literature. ( 15034504 )
2004
34
Vulvar melanoma: review of diagnosis, staging, and therapy. ( 15874838 )
2004
35
Vulvar melanoma: diffuse melanosis and metastasis to the placenta. ( 14726891 )
2004
36
Malignant vulvar melanoma: colposcopic evaluation and review of the literature. A case report. ( 14658594 )
2003
37
Vulvar melanoma: is there a role for sentinel lymph node biopsy? ( 11905414 )
2002
38
Vulvar melanoma at the M. D. Anderson Cancer Center: 25 years later. ( 11737466 )
2001
39
The value of tan lines: vulvar melanoma and ultraviolet rays. ( 11466488 )
2001
40
Vulvar melanoma: a retrospective analysis and literature review. ( 11733955 )
2001
41
Successful treatment of pelvic recurrent vulvar melanoma. ( 11102624 )
2000
42
Vulvar melanoma, biologically different from other cutaneous melanomas. ( 10636360 )
1999
43
A survey of hospital management practices for vulvar melanoma. ( 10359360 )
1999
44
Vulvar melanoma in childhood. ( 9080895 )
1997
45
Vulvar melanoma. ( 8723827 )
1996
46
Vulvar melanoma reconsidered. ( 8508398 )
1993
47
Management of vulvar melanoma. ( 1612500 )
1992
48
Current management of vulvar melanoma. ( 2145021 )
1990
49
Malignant melanoma of vulva. ( 2262690 )
1990
50
Prognostic features of vulvar melanoma: a clinicopathologic analysis. ( 3721696 )
1986

Variations for Vulvar Melanoma

Expression for Vulvar Melanoma

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Pathways for Vulvar Melanoma

Pathways related to Vulvar Melanoma according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Super pathways Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 12.57 HRAS KIT NF1 NRAS
2
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12.57 HRAS KIT NRAS TERT
3
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12.53 HRAS KIT NF1 NRAS
4
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12.11 HRAS KIT NRAS TYR
5 12.08 ATF1 HRAS NRAS TERT
6
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11.87 HRAS NF1 NRAS
7 11.84 EIF2AK3 HRAS NRAS
8
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11.83 HRAS NF1 NRAS
9 11.81 EIF2AK3 HRAS NRAS
10
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11.78 ATF1 HRAS NRAS
11 11.72 HRAS NF1 NRAS
12 11.7 HRAS NF1 NRAS
13 11.54 CD274 CTLA4 FOXP3 KIT MLANA
14
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11.53 HRAS KIT NRAS
15 11.31 HRAS KIT NRAS
16 11.25 EIF2AK3 HRAS NRAS
17 11.06 ATF1 CTLA4 HRAS NRAS
18
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11.03 HRAS NRAS
19 10.95 HRAS NRAS
20 10.92 HRAS NRAS
21 10.87 HRAS NRAS
22 10.81 HRAS NF1 NRAS
23 10.57 HRAS NRAS

GO Terms for Vulvar Melanoma

Biological processes related to Vulvar Melanoma according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 positive regulation of gene expression GO:0010628 9.8 EIF2AK3 FOXP3 HRAS KIT
2 MAPK cascade GO:0000165 9.56 HRAS KIT NF1 NRAS
3 response to cadmium ion GO:0046686 9.51 KIT TERT
4 regulation of long-term neuronal synaptic plasticity GO:0048169 9.48 HRAS NF1
5 regulation of regulatory T cell differentiation GO:0045589 9.46 CTLA4 FOXP3
6 negative regulation of immune response GO:0050777 9.43 CTLA4 FOXP3
7 negative regulation of interleukin-10 production GO:0032693 9.4 CD274 FOXP3
8 positive regulation of phospholipase C activity GO:0010863 9.37 HRAS KIT
9 negative regulation of T cell proliferation GO:0042130 9.33 CD274 CTLA4 FOXP3
10 negative regulation of activated T cell proliferation GO:0046007 9.32 CD274 FOXP3
11 pigmentation GO:0043473 9.13 KIT NF1 TYR
12 Ras protein signal transduction GO:0007265 8.92 HRAS NF1 NRAS RREB1

Molecular functions related to Vulvar Melanoma according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 protein binding GO:0005515 9.77 ATF1 CD274 CTLA4 EIF2AK3 EXT2 FOXP3
2 protein homodimerization activity GO:0042803 9.1 EIF2AK3 EXT2 FOXP3 KIT TERT TYR

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