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Skin Cancer Diagnosis, Including Biopsies and Staging
How a skin cancer diagnosis is determined, from warning signs to different types of biopsies to the different stages of melanoma.
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How Skin Cancer is Diagnosed - About.com
This section is an introductory guide to how doctors diagnose skin cancer. Included are articles about skin exams, biopsies, CT and MRI scans, and blood and ...
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Diagnosis With a Skin Cancer Biopsy - About.com
Jun 10, 2014 ... A shave biopsy is useful in diagnosing basal cell or squamous cell skin cancers and in sampling moles when the risk of melanoma is very low.
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Self-Check Skin Exams: How to Spot Signs of Skin Cancer
Jun 18, 2014 ... Guide to Early Detection and Skin Cancer Prevention ... exposure and sunburn, fair skin color or freckles, a melanoma diagnosis in the family, ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/preventionandriskfactors/a/selfexam.htm
Skin Cancer Imaging - CT, MRI and PET Scans
Jun 19, 2014 ... Making Sense of CT, MRI and PET Scans for Melanoma Skin Cancer ... there are several tools available to confirm the diagnosis, determine the ...
http://skincancer.about.com/od/diagnosis/a/imaging.htm
Basal Cell Carcinoma Skin Cancer: An Overview
These basal cell skin cancer pictures show that BCC lesions can take on a variety of appearances, so a biopsy is the only way to make a definitive diagnosis .
http://skincancer.about.com/od/skincancerbasics/a/BasalCell.htm
Clark Level and Breslow Thickness - Skin Cancer - About.com
Jun 3, 2014 ... Woman checking mole for cancer - Peter Dazeley, Photographer's Choice/Getty ... Symptoms of Skin Cancer ... Is it a Mole or Skin Cancer?
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What is the LDH Test for - Skin Cancer - About.com
An overview of the LDH test for melanoma skin cancer, including what the test ... What You Need to Know About LDH for the Diagnosis of Melanoma Metastasis.
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the Mitotic Rate - Skin Cancer - About.com
Jun 9, 2014 ... One way to better understand your melanoma diagnosis and the resulting treatment strategy is to read your melanoma pathology report, which ...
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Skin Cancer - What is Skin Cancer - About.com
Diagnosing skin cancer first begins with the discovery of a suspicious bump, sore , or spot on the skin. They can be detected at home through self skin exams or ...
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