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r.frank's picture
Joined: 08/22/2010's picture
Joined: 06/19/2010
the patient
Stage 4

Primary melanoma removed from leg with reexcesion in 1994

Recurred in lymph node in right groin 1997

Surgery to remove lymph node

One year on Intron A April 1997-May 1998...'s picture
Joined: 10/14/2014
the patient
Unknown Stage
R2's picture
Joined: 04/17/2003
the patient's husband
Stage 3

3/7/03 received call - malignant melanoma. we quit smoking: him - 2 packs a day for 18 years; me- 1 pack a day for 15 years.

3/16/03 MRI: brain and lung; CT of chest; bone scan: all...

R2001morgan's picture
Joined: 08/01/2011
the patient
Unknown Stage

The lesion was removed at Silver Falls Dermatology July 19, 2011. I had been asking my PCP about this lesion for years. On Monday July 25, they called to tell me it was Melanoma. On July 29, I...

raarb's picture
Joined: 11/29/2001
the patient's son
Stage 3
Raashaa's picture
Joined: 07/17/2014

For and no worries getting did something it’s both baser believe that we d or Anselmo he was and a me just say eighty he was getting jump into something at it.

rabartman's picture
Joined: 12/17/2015
rabbit's picture
Joined: 01/19/1999
the patient
Stage 1

Initially shave biopsy then wide excision three weeks later by a plastic surgeon. All margins were clean. Chest x-ray was clear. No further treatment has been recommended other than twice yearly...

rabbits68's picture
Joined: 04/27/2015
the patient
Stage 4

Lung wedge resection in 2012 revealed metastatic melanoma. No primary site detected. Nodules remained stable until 2015, then more metastasis to liver, bone, and spleen. Started on Yervoy in...


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