Latest Dysplastic nevus Stories

2009-08-20 10:45:00

MILLBURN, N.J., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- MoleSafe (www.molesafe.com), a leading advanced skin cancer detection program, has opened in Charlotte, N.C., as part of the Dermatologic Laser Centre operated by Charles Brown, M.D. and John Thompson, M.D.

2009-08-14 07:40:10

Seven factors may predict whether a choroidal nevus—a benign, flat, pigmented growth inside the eye and beneath the retina—may develop into melanoma, according to a new report.

2009-07-24 09:34:00

FT. MYERS, Fla., July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeoGenomics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NGNM), a leading provider of cancer genetics testing services announced today that it has entered into a Strategic Supply Agreement with Abbott (NYSE: ABT).

2009-06-06 00:38:56

Almost 940 Canadians die of melanoma annually and 5,000 are diagnosed, but 50 percent don't check their skin often enough, researchers found. A survey conducted by Angus Reid Strategies for the Canadian Dermatology Association revealed that most Canadians know what melanoma is and what it looks like -- a new or existing mole, freckle or spot that is changing in color, shape, or size. However, when it comes to checking for skin cancer, 24 percent said they never check their skin and 31 percent...

2009-05-04 08:00:00

American Academy of Dermatology introduces new "E" tool for detecting melanoma SCHAUMBURG, Ill., May 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Treating moms and dads to brunch or backyard barbeques is a great way to honor them on Mother's Day and Father's Day, but the American Academy of Dermatology (Academy) hopes more families will start another annual tradition -- screening their loved ones for skin cancer.

2009-04-29 09:37:51

In a case study of a type of melanoma skin cancer typically found on chronically sun-exposed skin, Saint Louis University researchers found that imiquimod, a topical cream, produced good results for patients when used together with surgery to treat the cancer, potentially helping doctors cut less.

2009-04-06 09:00:00

Albuquerque the First of Five New Markets Slated to Feature MoleSafe Skin Cancer Detection Facilities in 2009 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- MoleSafe (www.molesafe.com), a company that offers an advanced skin cancer detection program, announced today it has opened its second U.S.

2009-02-03 08:51:00

Vacationing at the shore led to a 5 percent increase in nevi (more commonly called "moles") among 7-year-old children, according to a paper published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.

2009-02-02 08:00:00

Dermatologists encourage couples to examine each other's skin for suspicious moles that could be skin cancer SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Feb.

2008-10-02 03:00:41

By Anonymous During your monthly mole check, tack on three steps for even more protection.

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