Patient Stories

With a diagnosis of melanoma, the future can suddenly seem filled with uncertainty. Sharing experiences and reading the stories of others who have been through the same situation, can be comforting and reassuring.

Read through the stories below, or submit your story.

I thought I was being proactive about my family history when I talked to dermatologists about my concerns...
When I was diagnosed with Stage 2a melanoma at age 40, I was not sure what it meant for me. I quickly found out. I wish I never thought a tan was more important than my life.
Diagnosed at 16 years old with Malignant Melanoma, Stage IIC, Courtney continues to have hope, faith, and a determination to beat this...
I am winning my fight with PLX4032! A strong spirit and positive attitude will take you a long way. BELIEVE! This can be beat.

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