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Melbourne man diagnosed with cancer thought he had a pimple or ‘infected boil’

When a young Melbourne man spotted a dot on his nose, a pimple seemed to be the most obvious diagnosis.

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Driving melanoma research forward

If you ran into Dr. Nageatte Ibrahim hiking up a mountain path, you would probably catch her with a ready smile for a fellow hiker and a look of fierce determination to reach the summit.

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AHN to open new melanoma/skin cancer center

Allegheny Health Network next year will open a $14 million Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh.

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Rankings of Most Common Cancers to Shift by 2040

The next 20 years will see a big shift in rankings of the most common kinds of cancers, researchers predict.

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