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Is Melanoma a vitamin D deficient cancer?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
No: Melanoma is a skin cancer due in part to exposure to UV light, including sunlight and in part attributable to hereditary predisposition. Vitamin D deficiency per se is not a known cause of melanoma.
Answered on Aug 13, 2015
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