Hi, Just over three years ago my husband had a stage 1 melanoma removed from his lower arm . He ... the size of a flat pencil top rubber. Could this be a return of the melanoma. We are so worried. Thank you ...
I have a wierd mole, and I am seeing a dermatologist next week. Aftr spending some time in sub yesterday,with spf 100, the whole area under and around it, about 4 inches in diamter, is swollen and puffy ...
Mt father was diagnosed with stage4melanoma in Dec. We know the end is near. His lungs ... is building up in his body. Any indication of how much time this means we have with him. I live 4 hours away ...
I have a lump in my lower right leg, slightly above the ankle. I was diagnosed with melanoma on a small spot milimiters in diameter, it was first stage, very early find, for precaution, about six months ...
melanoma is in stage III. our doc has been a great support to us. he has taken very good care of our mum ...our mum aged 65, fair complexion has been suffering from malignant melanoma of foot Respected ...
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Please visit a dermatologist.
Melanoma can be diagnosed clinically, however confirmation and staging of the melanoma is via a biopsy.
how serious is melanoma
Melanoma is a serious disease. The seriousness depends upon the site (non operable) , more extent of spread / depth / increased age . These increases the seriousness.
Presence of small patch over limbs are less serious comparative to melanoma of eye, choroid etc.
Hope I have been helpful.
What are the symptoms of eye Melanoma?!
The most common symptoms of eye melanoma include: a dark spot on iris ,blurry vision on one eye,flashing lights .