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How do cancerous moles spread on your skin?

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Dr. Travis Kidner
Surgery - Oncology
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In brief: Lymphatics

Skin cancer spreads through your lymphatic system.

In brief: Lymphatics

Skin cancer spreads through your lymphatic system.
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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology
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In brief: Skin and Lymph Nodes

Usually through skin(directly spreading through epidermis and dermis), blood vessels and lymphatic channel(which ended up showing at neck, axillae, groins, etc.
).

In brief: Skin and Lymph Nodes

Usually through skin(directly spreading through epidermis and dermis), blood vessels and lymphatic channel(which ended up showing at neck, axillae, groins, etc.
).
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology

In brief: Local growth

A cancerous mole is a changed mole or a melanoma.
Melanomas enlarge or spread by extension deeper into the skin more advanced cancers can then spread by small blood vessels or lymphatics. These lesions must be properly evaluated and removed as early as possible.

In brief: Local growth

A cancerous mole is a changed mole or a melanoma.
Melanomas enlarge or spread by extension deeper into the skin more advanced cancers can then spread by small blood vessels or lymphatics. These lesions must be properly evaluated and removed as early as possible.
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