Surgery for Melanoma and Breast Cancer 1 of 2
Part one of this two-part program covers melanoma, focusing on the latest surgical approaches for treating this disease.
Specific topics addressed include:
- What is melanoma
- Melanoma risk factors
- What melanoma looks like
- Sentinel node biopsy
- Surgery to remove melanoma
- Treatments for melanoma that has spread
- Recurrent melanoma
- Melanoma prevention
Dr. Susan Kesmodel, a surgical oncologist at the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center, and an assistant professor of surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
This page was last updated: January 25, 2013