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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.
wide resection, august 2012
sentinel nodes biopsy, august 2012
Completed Interferon 3 times weekly 9/00....doing well, but continues to tire easily... can live with that! Not sure of stage, primary site of cancer was never found. Had lymph nodes on right...
Dr. Henry Kaplan, (Med Onc) at Swedish Cancer Institute, Seattle WA
My primary tumor was found near my spine, on my upper back. I have a rare form of melanoma known as desmoplastic...
Diagnosed by dermatologist with 1.9 subcutaneous nodule with appearance as a cyst on back in July. Returned two weeks later because I just felt something wasn't right. Attempts to drain found...
Margins clear on removal of tumor by dermatologist. Underwent 3 cm
excision of tumor, with a skin graft to the back of my right knee. The
sentinel node was positive. The next...
Choroidal melanoma. Radiation plaque implant
Screen name: Annie1947
Current Status: NED
Last Updated: 8-4-2006
June 2004 - I was diagnosed with a nasal polyp. I was told 99% of all polyps are...