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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.
In 2007 my stage was a IV Clark scale and a IB on the Breslow scale. Sentinel Node Biopsy and had surgery all was clear. I have been on a 3 month follow at Duke every since. 6 weeks ago I had a...
Three primaries. 1986 on upper back. 2014 torso along ribcage. 2016 on upper right arm. Biopsy and wle each time.
Superficial spreading .9 mm Clark's level 4 MM with ulceration removed from left thigh by wide incision Sept 2001. Enlarged lymph node found in left groin August 2002 - now removed, no MM present...
2mm excision plus single node biopsy
Just received biopsy
Awaiting treatment since diagnosis in August 2011 of stage 4.
Removal of melanoma mole in Jan 96 that was .8mm in depth. Additional 4cm of flesh surgically removed surrounding the area. Tested of removed flesh proved negative.
Oct. 2003 self...