Location: Brooklyn, NY
Member since 12/13/2011


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Exicision of Melanoma - New York, NY

Referred by my regular dermatologist. Procedure was excision of melanoma. READ MORE

Recent comments from Poppa

I never worry about scars - internal or external. Some fade, some harden, some just sit there like a key to the palimpsest of your past. With melanoma, it's more like dodging bullets, and the scar is not what you think about. PG READ COMMENT

Dear Britt - Little round blob on surface came out, but longish horizontal incision (and therefore scar) to help it stay sewn up and heal afterwards. Report from the lab: looks like they got it all. But as you know: there are... READ COMMENT

Britt - I had a melanoma, skin cancer, on my back. Was spotted by my regular dermatologist, she sent me to Dr. Shelton for the excavation. So not good for my skin -- good for my survival! Keep the aspidistra flying, PG READ COMMENT