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Profiles provide people affected by melanoma a forum to tell their stories and to find others who may be in a similar place with their melanoma diagnosis and treatment. You can browse the profiles below or search based on certain criteria to learn about others who may share a similar path.
Only sentinel node with metastasis, rest all clean.
Mole present on the right breast has been excised. Clinical
presentation was 6mm cylinder, bleeding, changing, growing 6mm
April 2004 - Suspcious mole removed on left upper thigh
April 2004 - Positive for melanoma
May 3, 2004 - Wide Excision and SNB(St. Francis Hospital)
May 7, 2004 - Doctor...
Bill had a wart-like lesion on his left knee that started changing. It bled and grew. He went to his regular doctor and asked about it. He said it looks fine, don't worry about it....
Surgery and Interferon
So far, I have just been diagnosed by Dr. Craig Eichler of Cleveland Clinic Florida-Naples, where I am employed. I am scheduled for a wide local excision on 1/30 and beyond that, I have no idea...
I'm a 24 year old woman, diagnosed 2/2/04. I am Stage IIIC. As a swimmer all the way through high school, and living ten minutes from the beach in college I have always loved being out in the sun...