Amelanotic melanoma

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What is amelanotic melanoma?

Amelanotic melanoma is a type of skin cancer in which the cells do not produce melanin. The skin lesion appears slightly discolored and can be difficult to diagnose.

Common symptoms reported by people with amelanotic melanoma

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with amelanotic melanoma

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Compare treatments taken by people with amelanotic melanoma

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Who has amelanotic melanoma on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 0
50s 1
60s 3
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 0
Female 4

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from amelanotic melanoma patients who have completed their condition history
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