Melanoma Patients' Information Page
Information and support for patients and those who care for them. Medical library, abstract database, bulletin board and chat room.
ABCDs of Melanoma Detection
Look for danger signs in pigmented skin lesions. Presented by the American Academy of Dermatology.
CancerBACUP: Understanding Malignant Melanoma
Online booklet addresses the causes and treatments for the condition.
CancerNews: Watch Your Back
Overview of topics related to melanoma together with pictures.
Diagnosis of Melanoma
Created as a tutorial for medical students.
FAQ about Melanoma
Links and information presented as an educational aid.
Genetic Change in Jewish Melanoma
Scientific paper describes the genetics of the inherited condition in Jews. Presented by a researcher from the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel.
Genomel: Melanoma Genetics Consortium
Aimed at encouraging shared genetics information for familial melanoma. Chaired by Professor Bishop, University of Leeds, UK.
Interferon for Melanoma
Provides some general information highlighting the possible role of a drug agent by the pharmaceutical firm Schering-Plough.
Learn how to improve early detection of suspicious moles.
M. D. Anderson Cancer Center: Melanoma
A discussion of the topic from this Houston, Texas institution.
Links and articles on research and treatment.
Mayo Clinic: Melanoma Study Group
An interdisciplinary group of clinicians and scientists aimed at finding more effective therapies.
Melanoma Care Consortium
Newsletter describes a new case of melanoma each month, followed by questions that health professionals can answer for education credit. Requires registration.
Melanoma Research Project Network
Comprehensive information on prevention, diagnosis and treatment of melanoma and skin cancer. Includes decision-finding and self-examination modules, interactive sessions, publications, and links to related sites. [May not support all browsers.]
Mole Melanoma Information
Photographs together with descriptive information demonstrating skin changes that are clues to more serious problems.
Mole Monitor UK
London clinic offering services and information on mole mapping and computerized dermoscopy.
Resource aimed at patients from the U.S. National Cancer Institute.
Northern California Melanoma Center
Overview of the subject and contact details. Located at the Saint Francis Memorial Hospital in San Francisco, California.
Ocular Melanoma Metastatic to the Liver
Extensive information from an affected family member.
Scansol: The MOLE Clinic
Details the work of an advanced screening facility for melanoma in London, as well as other UK resources.
SkinLesions.net: Diagnosis of Melanoma
Scientific site which highlights the use of computers in medicine.
A survivor offers a guide to subjects including prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care.
UK Melanoma Study Group
London-based professional group for physicians and patients. Offers guidelines, meetings schedule and organizational overview.
General information about the condition including causes, diagnosis, treatment and support. From the Cancer Council of New South Wales, Australia.
University of Pittsburgh: Melanoma
Addresses a number of topics related to the condition.
University of Sydney: The Melanoma Foundation
Australian entity fosters prevention, research and treatment.
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