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How are a toe hematoma and a toe melanoma different?
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In brief: Distinctly different
A hematoma is an accumulation of blood usually after an injury that clears up with time.
A melanoma is an area of dark pigmentation or no pigment (amelanotic melanoma) which is cancerous.

In brief: Distinctly different
A hematoma is an accumulation of blood usually after an injury that clears up with time.
A melanoma is an area of dark pigmentation or no pigment (amelanotic melanoma) which is cancerous.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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3 doctors agree
In brief: Totally different
A hematoma is a collection of blood.
A melanoma is a skin cancer that needs to be addressed quickly to keep from spreading.

In brief: Totally different
A hematoma is a collection of blood.
A melanoma is a skin cancer that needs to be addressed quickly to keep from spreading.
Dr. Johnnie Alston
Dr. Johnnie Alston
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