Malignant Melanoma

Malignant melanomas are of 4 types. They start as a mole slowly growing in size and becoming irregular in shape. Color may change and occ bleeding and ulceration can take place.

So if you have a mole that’s undergone recent change ie size shape color or texture then please see your regular doctor for an opinion. A biopsy may be needed.

This gentleman had a malignant melanoma of the left cheek measuring 2 x 2cm which was fully excised with coverage by a local flap.

He has healed very well.

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