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What is Melanoma, familial?

What is Melanoma, familial?

  • 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.

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

Melanoma, familial: Introduction

Types of Melanoma, familial:

Broader types of Melanoma, familial:

How serious is Melanoma, familial?

Complications of Melanoma, familial: see complications of Melanoma, familial

What causes Melanoma, familial?

Causes of Melanoma, familial: see causes of Melanoma, familial

What are the symptoms of Melanoma, familial?

Symptoms of Melanoma, familial: see symptoms of Melanoma, familial

Complications of Melanoma, familial: see complications of Melanoma, familial

Melanoma, familial: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Melanoma, familial.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Melanoma, familial.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Melanoma, familial: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Melanoma, familial.
Treatments for Melanoma, familial: see treatments for Melanoma, familial
Research for Melanoma, familial: see research for Melanoma, familial

Name of Melanoma, familial

Main name of condition: Melanoma, familial


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