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Melanoma

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melanoma

Melanoma, also known as malignant melanoma, is a type of cancer that develops from the pigment-containing cells known as melanocytes. Melanomas typically ...

Melanoma - SkinCancer.org

www.skincancer.org/skin-cancer-information/melanoma

Comprehensive physician-reviewed information about melanoma, including warning sign photos, treatment, risk factors, and prevention guidelines.

Skin Cancer - Melanoma | American Cancer Society

www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-melanoma/

Melanoma is less common, but more serious than other types of skin cancer. Melanomas are usually brown or black, but can appear pink, tan, or even white.

Melanoma Treatment (PDQ®)—Patient Version - National Cancer ...

www.cancer.gov/types/skin/patient/melanoma-treatment-pdq

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of melanoma.

Melanoma Research Foundation | Research. Educate. Advocate.

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The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is leading the melanoma community to transform melanoma from one of the deadliest cancers to one of the most ...

Melanoma of the Skin - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMHT0024659/

Cutaneous melanoma is the most aggressive form of skin cancer. When it has spread (metastatic cutaneous melanoma), the prognosis is very poor. Current ...

What is Melanoma? | Melanoma Research Foundation

www.melanoma.org/understand-melanoma/what-is-melanoma

Melanoma is usually, but not always, a cancer of the skin. It begins in melanocytes – the cells that produce the pigment melanin that colors the skin, hair and ...

Melanoma: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Melanoma is caused by changes in skin cells called melanocytes. These cells make a skin color pigment called melanin. Melanin is responsible for skin and hair ...

Melanoma | Cancer.Net

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This is Cancer.Net's Guide to Melanoma. Use the menu below to choose the Overview/Introduction section to get started. Or, you can choose another section to ...

AIM at Melanoma - Reshaping the Future Together

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AIM at Melanoma is globally engaged and locally invested in advancing the battle against melanoma through innovative research, legislative reform, education, ...

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Melanoma - Mayo Clinic

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Melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer, develops in the cells ( melanocytes) that produce melanin — the pigment that gives your skin its color.

Melanoma | American Academy of Dermatology

www.aad.org

Comprehensive information about melanoma, including its cause and treatment options.

Intraocular (Eye) Melanoma—Patient Version - National Cancer ...

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Information about treating intraocular (eye) melanoma, clinical trials, and other topics from the National Cancer Institute.