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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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  • Anjali Mahto

    Anjali Mahto

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    11 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Sophie Grabczynska

    Sophie Grabczynska

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    25 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Daniel Glass

    Daniel Glass

    Consultant Dermatologist

    Experience
    16 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • David Elliot

    David Elliot

    Consultant Plastic and Hand Surgeon

    Experience
    40 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Manu Sood

    Manu Sood

    Consultant Plastic, Hand & Cosmetic Surgeon

    Experience
    32 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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