A 40-year-old member asked:
does untreated nodular melanoma continue to grow?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Hassan Arshad answered
15 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: Melanoma is a very bad type of skin cancer that can be lethal if left alone for a long enough time. The best treatment is surgery when it's caught early. Unless there is an absolute compelling reason not to have it removed, I would see surgeon who specializes in melanoma.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
Dr. Mark Dickson answered
22 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Yes, it will continue to grow and spread to other organs.
Answered on Jul 7, 2016
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