Mar 11, 2008

Women, Men and Melanomas

In the past, when I have performed a skin cancer screening on a patient, I have always told the patient that a melanoma in a woman is more likely to develop on the lower legs while a melanoma in a man is more likely to develop in a man on the trunk. Unbeknownst to me, my information was based on a study that was done in the over 40 years ago.

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