It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Message Board

Cancer: Skin Board Index
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Showing 1 - 20 of 168 for melanoma of face. (0.016 seconds)

... noma. I stopped actively seeking a tan, but I didn't really take precautions, either. At the time I had 3 moles on my upper torso that so perfectly fit the ABCDE of melanoma. ... (9 replies)
... so the original melanoma was excised around 5 years ago. ... (11 replies)
... and it was melanoma in situ. An excision surgery has shown clean borders and no sentinel node biopsy needed. ... (2 replies)

... Hello, Ive been in a battle with Melanoma over a year now. I have not had a SNB... all my moles were caught in time. My Oncologist did not feel it was necessary. ... (9 replies)
... growing cancer. Melanoma is a fast growing cancer and it is very aggressive. ... (5 replies)
Melanoma? help =(
May 21, 2011
... i went to my dermatologist the other day because of a freckle on my face. ... (4 replies)
... an go to MD Anderson's and Sloan Kettering Medical Center's site and see about getting your path report re read. I have heard they have a program for people out of town where they read your path slides for you. ... (6 replies)
... Hi. Please don't be offended by this, I'm just really concerned about people with melanoma, and how uninformed a lot of people are. My family was very uninformed and misinformed, and I hope to save other people from the same problems we now face! ... (11 replies)
... Common areas for melanoma to metastasize to are lungs, liver, and brain. Melanoma sometimes alost metastasizes to the bones, though that doesn't appear to be all that common. ... (1 replies)
... and I still miss him. I am writing on here to support individuals who may have melanoma and the family members of of individuals with melanoma. My dad was diagnosed with melanoma at stage one sometime in the 90s. It was removed and he was fine until 2002. ... (6 replies)
... Sometimes now I get itching sensations, but it goes away quite quickly. And the mole isn't uniform in color, it has a few spots of flesh color to it. But when I look closely, the flesh spots is where hair is growing, so I suspected it to be hair follicles. Sound like melanoma to you, or no? ... (1 replies)
... t just TELL the difference between an atypical mole and melanoma just by looking at it. And the fact he called it atypical means it shares visual characteristics with melanoma, which to me means IT LOOKS LIKE MELANOMA. ... (9 replies)
... I'm thrilled that this mole on your face has been taken care of. It can be frightening to discover something like this. ... (9 replies)
... I attached a picture of the melanoma before it was removed! ... (4 replies)
... The ONLY way to have malignant melanoma diagnosed is either a 'punch biopsy' or better yet a excisional biopsy with large margins. never a shave, never a freezing. ... (2 replies)
... y chemo or radiation. Only surgery to remove the skin around the melanomas. His were never moles but gray to lavender spots that itched. His were back, shoulder, face and neck. He also had Squamous cell, basal cell and Bowen's disease....My brother had his first melanoma 2 years ago at age 58. ... (12 replies)
... I just saw your response after reading your other reply...I really appreciate that you responded to both of my posts. I have been checking all day, hoping to hear from a few people. ... (7 replies)
... thy. South African Sun can be very damaging and my husband who hates sun cream, hats... was really listening today! You know I also feel that speaking about your melanoma to friends will not help. So do not tell them but keep speaking to your family and to people who went thru the same thing. ... (9 replies)
... I took my new baby to the dermatologist today to have a spot on her face looked at. My baby just has a funny birthmark...Thank God!! However, when I asked about a mole on my thigh the news wasnt so good. ... (6 replies)
... on my face below my right eye and next to my nose that has been removed twice but with narrow margins. ... (0 replies)

Associated Tags: atypical, cancer, family member, melanoma, mole, nevus, skin cancer, worry

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:27 PM.

© 2020 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!