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Melanoma

Melanoma

Melanoma is a serious skin cancer that involves the uncontrolled growth of melanin producing skin cells (melanocytes). Melanin is a pigment responsible for skin and hair colour. Melanoma can develop in an existing mole, freckle or the normal skin of body parts exposed to sun such as shoulders, head, and the lower leg. Melanoma responds well to treatment, if diagnosed early. Nowadays, cases of melanoma are increasing due to increase of sunbathing practices and use of tanning beds.

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    Alwyn D'Souza

    Consultant Cosmetic, Plastic and Reconstructive Facial Surgeon

    Experience
    27 years
    GP referral
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  • Tabi Leslie

    Tabi Leslie

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    28 years
    GP referral
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  • Michele Clement

    Michele Clement

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    40 years
    GP referral
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  • Suchitra Badvey

    Suchitra Badvey

    Consultant Dermatologist and Skin Cancer Specialist

    Experience
    14 years
    GP referral
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  • Manu Sood

    Manu Sood

    Consultant Plastic, Hand & Cosmetic Surgeon

    Experience
    32 years
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