About Melanoma

Nelson, Steve
January 2006
CED;Jan2006 Supplement, Vol. 32, p38
Trade Publication
The article presents information about the symptoms and precautions of the skin cancer disease called Melanoma. The melanoma cells develops on existing moles or dark spots on the skin. Birthmarks can also develop into melanoma. The detection of melanoma at an early stage is very important otherwise it can spread to other parts of the body. The most effective way to avoid this disease is protecting the skin form over exposure to sun rays because it includes ultra violet light which may cause harm to the skin.


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