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
Guest: 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.