Malignant Melanoma Case

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Malignant melanoma is a serious type of cancer that effect skin cells. The incidence of cutaneous malignant melanoma has rapidly increased over the past 50 years in predominately fair-skinned populations and have spread in KSA and worldwide countries

Worldwide incidence:
Malignant melanoma is the 19th most common cancer worldwide, with around 232,000 new cases diagnosed in 2012. Skin cancer incidence rates are highest in Australia/New Zealand and in North America but lowest in South Central Asia, but this partly reflects difference data quality worldwide. The rates have become rather stable in recent years. Indications of a stabilization or decreasing trend were noticed mainly in the youngest age group (25-44 years). Rates have been rising
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