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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.
what i thought was an infected spider bite from a camping trip was melanoma. not black, brown or any other abnormal color. just pink and round--like a bug bite. got bigger and bigger. and then i...
Removed Melanoma on Eyelid, April 2010. Melanoma appeared on the eye ~2012. Scrapped the pigment/cell off the cornea 2 times. Used chemo (interferon?) eye drops after each surgery. Last time was...
9/03 punch biospy -family doctor-Dr. Martin, Lafayette LA
9/03 Wide excision-Surgeon Dr. Garcilon, Lafayette LA
10/3 SNB - negative-Dr. Garcilon
no following up treatment,...
Wide Excision,Sentinel Node Biopsy, Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
surgery /clinical trial
Mole removed, further excision for clear margin scheduled
Mole surgically removed. Went into upper arm gland, as well.
I was diagnosed in 2009, but that wasn't an option on the menu.
March 16, 2009 - 2 biopsies taken on the area previously thought to be a birthmark. That area also happens to be on my...
Stereotactic surgery and cranionomy. About to being IPI.