What Is the Treatment of Melanoma Mole?

Q:
What is the treatment of melanoma mole?

A:
Following ways can treat melanoma mole:

  • Surgical mole removal. The most common surgery is the complete removal of the mole under an anesthetic.
  • Lymph node removal. If a malignant melanoma has spread to the regional lymph nodes, then nodes will also need to be removed. Sentinel lymph node biopsy can test whether cancerous cells have spread.
  • Radiotherapy.
  • Chemotherapy.
  • Immunotherapy.

If you develop melanoma, you had better find an experienced dermatologist at once. Your doctor will help you find a most suitable treatment. The earlier you receive diagnosis and treatment, the more likely you are to cure melanoma.

People who have received successful melanoma treatment can also have the risk of developing it again. Therefore, they need to avoid too much sunshine and UV radiation.

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