• Melanoma (NED) and NOW Basil Cell Carcinoma?

    Asked by MamaFagan03 on Monday, December 21, 2015

    Melanoma (NED) and NOW Basil Cell Carcinoma?

    Has anyone else out there had Melanoma and then after NED for 3 1/2 years, come back to get a positive biopsy for Basil Cell Carcinoma?

    6 Answers from the Community

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    • barryboomer's Avatar
      barryboomer

      I first had Squamous cell on a finger ten years ago that just required minor surgery to take off.
      4 months after I got the NHL they found a tiny melanoma and just cut it out and that was it. SO what can I tell you. I have three different stinking cancers.....like I won the Lottery....lol

      over 5 years ago
    • geekling's Avatar
      geekling

      What have I done differently?

      I had a skin cancer which I believe was a gift from living with mold behind the walls of my house which was starving me of oxygen.

      Thankfully, well over a decade later, nada as to do with cancer.

      Im thrilled to report such news. I have done all sorts of "outre" things since the diagnosis. Truthfully, I did not subscribe to a standard American diet ever in my life.

      We need ckean air to breathe. I am convinced we also need clean food and water. Since adulthood, I have always eaten freshly sprouted food as well as the least sprayed produce available. I was also, until the sick, very very active.

      Hmmm.

      over 5 years ago
    • GregP_WN's Avatar
      GregP_WN

      Not the same type of cancers, but...I was NED from Hodgkins disease for 18 years only to have a squamous cell carcinoma pop up in my right tonsil. We never know.

      over 5 years ago
    • Molly72's Avatar
      Molly72

      I had a nasty melanoma as a young woman, then recently ...... I had 2 basal cell carcinomas on my face which required Moh's surgery, then.... I had 3 more basal cell carcinomas on my legs, but, right now, at this very minute..... I have a very deep basal cell on the same site as one of the earlier carcinomas! I have yet another Moh's surgery scheduled in 2 weeks for that baby!
      I have medium color complected skin which does not burn, so go figure.

      over 5 years ago
    • johnsgs' Avatar
      johnsgs

      Yes i had 4th stage melanoma,11 years latetr a bunch of basil cell. Radiation cleared basil cell

      over 5 years ago
    • barryboomer's Avatar
      barryboomer

      It all STINKS !!! It seems everybody has cancer of some kind. What's UP?

      over 5 years ago

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