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March 26, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Life-Changing Advice Leads to Prompt Melanoma Diagnosis and Treatment

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

John Murphy, a Mayo Clinic Public Affairs specialist, wasn’t expecting his friend and co-worker, Carol Lammers, to remark on an age spot on his forehead, but he’s glad she did.   

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Tags: Dermatology, Dr. Catherine Newman, melanoma, Skin Cancer


November 20, 2017 · Leave a Comment

Exacting Surgery Eliminates a Pilot’s Melanoma

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

Diagnosed with melanoma, Mark Schoonover’s skilled surgical team at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire used a precise technique called Mohs surgery to remove all the cancer while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.

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Tags: Dr. Michael Colgan, Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, melanoma, Moh's surgery, Skin Cancer


July 24, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Why I’m Now Practicing ‘Safe Sun’

By SMHNadmin SMHNadmin (@mayoclinic)

Summer’s here and I’m ready to be outside. Whether it’s going to the beach, attending sporting events, or just strolling downtown, I’ve been looking forward to having fun in the sun. After all, having grown up in Florida, I love being outside. But after being on the job at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville – which […]

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Tags: 3037, 5263, 5279, 5334, 5426, Cancer, Dermatology, Florida, hematology, MayoClinicFL, melanoma, oncology


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