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... do you happen to know if melanoma of the toe nail always happens in one of the big toes? ... (9 replies)
... please help, any advice would be greatly appreciated. My partner went to his GP this week as his large toe nail has a black patch on it but he's not sure how long it's been there. ... (9 replies)
... I'm a 33 year old caucasion female. I had a suspected subungual melanoma removed from my big toe 12 days ago. I am still waiting for results, but what I am really shocked about is that "it" is growing back already!!! ... (13 replies)

... and as long as there is skin, there is the possibility of developing a melanoma. Granted, the big toe has more area and is probably more apt by luck of the draw, or it is simply more visible. Still, melanoma can develop under any of a person's 10 toes. ... (9 replies)
... While melanoma on the nailbed is not unheard of, it is not extremely common. What is more common is simply a black spot on the nail that will grow out with the nail. It's good to get this checked out, but I would really monitor the nail in the next two weeks, if I were your partner. ... (9 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)
... Had the mole on my toe removed last night. ... (9 replies)
... That was the main reason I had my toe mole removed, as the doctor said. ... (9 replies)
... I whanged my big toe last winter and it's still black. The black part is slowly growing out, however. ... (9 replies)
... essful. I'm just hoping and praying that it's nothing serious but i know we'll be on tenter hooks next week but thanks for your advice, we'll keep an eye on the toe but i think it's been the same now for some time. ... (9 replies)
... If there is no apparent reason for the discoloration, such as injury, you should have it checked out by a Podiatrist or Dermatologist. My wife has the same thing under her big toenail, her Oncologist looked at it yesterday, he refered her to a Podiatrist. I don't mean to scare you but search this forum for Subungal Melanoma, those posts should give you some additional... (2 replies)
... biopsy of nail and nail bed next Friday. ... (13 replies)
... ber talking to you on the Pregnancy Board. I hope all is well with your family! Bonnie, I will say a prayer for you and your family. That is most unusual to find melanoma on the 2nd biopsy, when the first one did not show melanoma. I am thinking of you. Please let us know how it all goes. ... (12 replies)
... spot on the inside of my left toe. When I looked really carefully, I thought I MAY have seen some of the same pigment in the lateral nail fold, but I wasn't sure. Then on Saturday, it became clear. ... (3 replies)
... My sister has had a black nail for 6 years now. She went to see a consultant yesterday and was told that the diagnoses had come up positive for a melanoma in 2010 but her doctor didn't tell her and as a result failed to refer her to a specialist. ... (0 replies)
Toenail melanoma
Mar 29, 2013
... bruiselike lesion beneath the nail of my great toe. It is perpendicular to the outer edge of the nail at approx. 9 o' clock. I am not certin as to how long it has been there, but it may be almost 2 months. ... (0 replies)
... mm on the side of my big toe. THe skin there is the same as the skin on my foot sole. i made a couple appointments for next week at first week of november. I am soooo worried. I have an exam at 8 am and here i am looking up melanoma. ... (9 replies)
... I've had this pigmented lesion on my right big toe for the past 4 months, it's not growing out and there is a slight raise. It does not hurt at all and it doesn't smell. ... (0 replies)
... You are doing the right thing by going to get it checked out. But there are other things that cause discolorations under the nail so try to stay calm. ... (3 replies)
... In her nail fold it is black as well on the part of the nail which I heard is Hutchinsons sign, Can there be other causes of that? ... (18 replies)

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