melanoma in situ(MEH-luh-NOH-muh in SY-too)
Abnormal melanocytes (cells that make melanin, the pigment that gives skin its color) are found in the epidermis (outer layer of the skin). These abnormal melanocytes may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue. Also called stage 0 melanoma.
Stage 0 melanoma in situ. Abnormal melanocytes are in the epidermis (outer layer of the skin).2006-11-17
2008-10-17Melanoma TreatmentMelanoma: Tratamiento