Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer. Frequently develops in a mole or suddenly appears as a new dark or brown spot on the skin.

Melanoma is often called "the most serious skin cancer" because it has a tendency to spread.Monthly self examinations are very important in detecting it early. 

  • Melanoma can develop within a mole that you already have on your skin or appear suddenly as a dark spot on the skin that looks different from the rest.

  • Early diagnosis and treatment are crucial.

  • Knowing the ABCDE warning signs of melanoma can help you find an early melanoma.