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A doctor who specialises in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of skin conditions, including melanoma.

News: Volunteers take part in skin cancer forum

…there alongside volunteers from Melanoma Patients Australia and community members to witness the launch of Queensland’s first Centre for Research Excellence for the Study of Naevi. The air was abuzz with the excitement of skin care researchers to show their…

Breslow thickness

A description of a melanoma’s thickness in millimetres, which is classified into four categories: less than 1 mm, 1–2 mm, 2.1–4 mm or greater than 4 mm.

wide local excision

A surgical procedure to remove, for example, a melanoma, with some of the healthy tissue around it….

Share your cancer story

Have you or someone you love been touched by cancer? Help us give hope to Queenslanders affected by cancer by sharing your story. Stories like yours provide comfort and support to others whose lives have…