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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.
Nov. 10, 1998, suspicious ulcerated mole removed on back of neck, at collarline.(Previous negative punch biopsies on mole in 92 and 96). Positive biopsy confirmed 1.4 MM. Dec. 17, 1998,...
dxed with mole that turned blackish on back...came back melanoma..had
sentinel mapping to determine which side tumor drained...came back
right side...had WLE and SLNB..... sentinel...
Biopsy then excision on left forearm. End of March 2008 was excision. Dr. Sarah Long
Wide excision with sentinal node biopsy
radical lymph node dissection right abdomen,groin, and pelvis
I am a 52 yo male, with stage IV resected melanoma. I had a wide excision of a cutaneous melanoma on my back (1.8mm depth) in March 1994. On June 20 of this year (17 years later), a new pink...