Archive for September, 2019

Mohs for Melanoma

Fredrick Mohs, the founder of the technique that caries his name,  used his method for the treatment of Melanoma as well as basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas. Since then Mohs surgery has become the gold standard for treating none melanoma skin cancer. However more recent data  is confirming the fact that Mohs surgery can work as […]

Sex Matters: Men With Melanoma Have a Worse Prognosis Than Women

We already know that men tend to present to the doctor with melanomas that are on average more advanced than the melanomas found in women. However, a recent study from the Netherlands found that even when you take into account this difference, men overall have a worse prognosis than women as far as melanoma goes. […]

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