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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.
Brain surgury 3/15/2013 got both from brain surgury
January 31st 2013, at just 27 years old, my husband was officially diagnosed, for the second time, with Melanoma. In 2005 he had it removed from his left temple area, this time around it has...
No treatment yet. Just diagnosed.
WLE and SLNB April 2015 - 3/10 nodes positive with micro mets (largest 1.8mm). CLND May 2015 - 33 nodes all clear! 12 weeks of IpI as adj therapy - followed by maintenance doses of Ipi every 3...
Had wide local excision on 7/19/13 with clear margins. Have dysplastic nevus syndrome so need to go every three months for checks which usually require biopsies.
My dad had a biopsy of a mole on the tip of his ear in May 2013. It came back melanoma and surgery was scheduled for June. The melanoma removed was 2.9 mm with no nodes involved. One year later...