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Skin Cancer Stories
Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States and worldwide. There are three major types of skin cancers: basal cell carcinoma (BCC), squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), and melanoma.


Melanoma Stories

Skin Cancer: Melanoma, Stage 3A | Ellis’s Story

Ellis Emerson, Melanoma, Stage 3A



Cancer details: Accounts for 1% of all skin cancers
1st Symptoms:
Changing mole on arm
Treatment:
Lymph node resection, immunotherapy (Opdivo), targeted therapy (BRAF inhibitor)