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Melanoma, familial

Melanoma, familial: Introduction

Melanoma, familial: Melanoma that occurs in a familial pattern. Melanoma is a cancer of pigment-producing cells and can occur in a number of parts of the body such as the skin and eyes. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Melanoma, familial is available below.

Symptoms of Melanoma, familial

Treatments for Melanoma, familial

  • Surgery
    • Surgical melanoma removal - the most common treatment; remove the tumor and nearby surrounding tissues
    • Surgical lymph node removal - often nearby lymph nodes are also removed
    • Skin graft - if a large area of skin was removed
  • Chemotherapy
  • more treatments...»

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Melanoma, familial: Complications

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Causes of Melanoma, familial

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Melanoma, familial: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Melanoma, familial

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Definitions of Melanoma, familial:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Melanoma, familial as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Melanoma, familial

  1. Melanoma, familial: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
 

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