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Self-Check Skin Exams: How to Spot Signs of Skin Cancer
Minimally, ask your general practitioner to perform a skin examination during annual physicals (it's called a “total cutaneous examination,” or TCE, in medical ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/preventionandriskfactors/a/selfexam.htm
What are the Most Common Skin Cancer Symptoms?
Skin cancer symptoms can include many different shapes, sizes and colors of skin lesions, or no visible ... Monthly self-examinations may help find it early. Often ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/symptoms/a/symptoms.htm
Skin Cancer Prevention - About.com
A short, simple introduction to preventing skin cancer. ... Examining skin monthly for new moles or other changes (examinations by a healthcare professional and  ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/preventionandriskfactors/a/prevention.htm
Clinical Evaluation for Thyroid Disease - About.com
Mar 26, 2007 ... Here, the thyroid-specific aspects of a clinical examination for thyroid ... especially hyperthyroidism, can show up in a variety of skin-related ...
http://thyroid.about.com/od/gettestedanddiagnosed/a/clinicalexam.htm
How to Do a Male Breast Self Exam - MBSE
Feb 13, 2008 ... Male breast self examination (MBSE) is to be performed each month. ... Well- soaped skin will be easier to examine, as it allows your fingers to ...
http://breastcancer.about.com/od/types/tp/male_bse.htm
The ABCDE Rule of Skin Cancer (Early Detection) - About.com
Jun 27, 2005 ... Learning the ABCDE rule of skin cancer can save your life! Explore what each letter represents and how early detection at home can make the ...
http://cancer.about.com/od/skincancermelanoma/p/abcdeskincancer.htm
How to Tell a Mole From Melanoma Skin Cancer - Dermatology
May 20, 2007 ... You should examine your skin frequently to get used to the appearance of your moles. Instructions on how to do a skin self-examination can be ...
http://dermatology.about.com/od/melanoma/ss/ABCD_SBS.htm
Risk Factors - Skin Cancer - About.com
If you have any of the above risk factors, it is important that you perform regular self examinations of your skin, see a dermatologist for regular examinations, and  ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/riskfactors/a/riskfactors.htm
Moles Versus Melanoma Skin Cancer: Learn to Tell the Difference ...
Jun 27, 2014 ... If you have multiple moles or other risk factors, it is important that you perform regular self examinations of your skin, see a dermatologist for ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/symptoms/ss/mole_10.htm
How To Do Your Breast Self-Exam (BSE) - Breast Cancer - About.com
Nov 13, 2007 ... Breast self examination (BSE) is to be performed each month in addition to an ... This is best done in the shower, as wet skin will have the least ...
http://breastcancer.about.com/od/risk/tp/bse_illustrated.htm
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