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Pathologist MISSED my melanoma
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An_245394 posted:
I had a questionable mole removed from my arm, the Pathologist read it as a "transitional nevus"(non cancerous). Two years later I developed a raised mole in the same spot which I had removed. This time, the same Pathologist read it as MELANOMA, when she reexamined the first slide of two years ago she realized she had made a MISDIAGNOSIS which allowed the MELANOMA to spread.

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Elizabeth_WebMD_Staff responded:
Hello Anon and Welcome -

Oh, No! While waiting for others to respond I just wanted to pop in to say how sorry to hear you are going through this.

What is the plan for treatment at this time?

Please let us know how you are doing,
Elizabeth


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