PennieEckard's Journey:

Survivor: Skin Cancer - Melanoma

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 12 years ago, Female, Age: 59, Stage IA, BRAF mutation positive: Don't Know, c-kit positive: Don't Know

  1. 1
    over 4 years ago
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    Oh No

    Mole has changed. I have been watching it and it has grown and is getting darker. A lot darker. What scares me is it on my stomach! I always wear a one piece suit. My stomach had never seen the light of day.

  2. 2
    over 8 years ago
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    Wide excision surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    It's gone!


    She did the wedge resection and the margins were free!!!!!!