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Early-Stage Melanoma Treatment Options - Skin Cancer - About.com
Sep 22, 2008 ... Treatment of stage I melanoma (that is, lesions 2 mm in thickness or less) consists of surgical removal of the melanoma and removal of 1 cm to ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/treatmentoptions/a/mtreatment.htm
Melanoma Staging and Treatment and Prognosis - Skin Cancer
Melanoma staging is the process used to determine the size of a melanoma tumor and where and how far it has spread.
http://skincancer.about.com/od/diagnosis/a/staging.htm
Skin Cancer Imaging - CT, MRI and PET Scans
Oct 22, 2008 ... An introduction to CT, MRI and PET scans for patients newly diagnosed with melanoma.
http://skincancer.about.com/od/diagnosis/a/imaging.htm
Melanoma Pathology Report: the Mitotic Rate
Jun 9, 2014 ... Research has shown that the odds of survival for patients with stage I melanoma and a mitotic rate of 0 per square millimeter is twelve times ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/diagnosis/a/mitotic_rate.htm
Pros and Cons of Lymph Node Dissection for Melanoma - Skin Cancer
Jul 8, 2009 ... If a sentinel node biopsy shows that your melanoma has spread, should you remove the remaining lymph nodes? It's not an easy decision, and ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/treatmentoptions/a/lymph_node_dissection.htm

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