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Self-Check Skin Exams: How to Spot Signs of Skin Cancer
Jun 18, 2014 ... Minimally, ask your general practitioner to perform a skin examination during annual physicals (it's called a “total cutaneous examination,” or ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/preventionandriskfactors/a/selfexam.htm
Pictures of Moles and Melanoma Skin Cancer - About.com
Sep 26, 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
Prevention - Skin Cancer - 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
The ABCDE Rule of Skin Cancer (Early Detection) - About.com
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 difference!
http://cancer.about.com/od/skincancermelanoma/p/abcdeskincancer.htm
Melanoma and other skin cancers - Health Topics A-Z - About.com
Jul 30, 2009 ... Several studies have shown that primary care physicians are less likely to perform full skin examinations, correctly diagnose melanoma, and ...
http://adam.about.com/reports/Melanoma-and-other-skin-cancers.htm
How to Do a Male Breast Self Exam - MBSE
May 21, 2014 ... 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 Clinical Thyroid Examination - Thyroid Disease - About.com
Aug 18, 2014 ... 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
Xeroderma Pigmentosum Disease Symptoms & Treatment
People with xeroderma pigmentosum experience skin symptoms and ... Other important parts of preventing problems are frequent skin examinations, eye ...
http://rarediseases.about.com/od/skindisorders/a/xerodermapigmen.htm
How To Do Your Breast Self-Exam (BSE) - Breast Cancer - About.com
Jun 30, 2014 ... 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
Prepare for the Immigration Medical Exam - Immigration Issues
Complete form I-693 Medical Examination of Aliens Seeking Adjustment of ... Applicants two years old or older will be required to have a tuberculin skin test or  ...
http://immigration.about.com/od/usvisas/a/medical_exam.htm
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