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Skin cancer - malignant melanoma

Skin cancer - malignant melanoma

Overview

Malignant melanoma. The incidence of this form of skin cancer is increasing faster than that of any other form of cancer.

Review Date 1/21/2020

Updated by: Michael Lehrer, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.