Melanoma

Find out how melanoma is diagnosed, treated and how it might affect you. This section is about melanoma in general but we also have information on:

Signs and symptoms of melanoma

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Signs and symptoms of melanoma

Ruth Fox, Macmillan Skin Cancer Nurse Specialist, talks about the signs and symptoms of melanoma and how it is diagnosed.

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Ruth Fox, Macmillan Skin Cancer Nurse Specialist, talks about the signs and symptoms of melanoma and how it is diagnosed.

About our cancer information videos

Melanoma What is melanoma?

Melanoma is a type of skin cancer. It develops from cells in the skin called melanocytes.