In the fight against melanoma, a self-skin examination is crucial. You should be conducting an exam on a monthly basis. Should a mole exhibit any of the ABCDE's, consult your doctor immediately.
What Are the ABCDE's of Skin Cancer?
Dermatologist's Advice About Preventing Skin Cancer
You can read more about how to prevent skin cancer with board-certified dermatologists on the Doc Talk section of our blog. Check out this article on skin cancer awareness by Dr. Jane Yoo.