Skin Cancer

What Does Melanoma Look Like?

Team Avatar
Team MoleMap Creator
Posted 03/10/13

What does melanoma look like?

Melanoma can come in many shapes and sizes, which can make it difficult to identify, especially in its early stages. The ABCD rule can aid you in identifying superficial spreading melanoma – however, not all melanoma adhere to this rule.

Luckily there is one universal truth about melanoma, it is change. This is why is it important to monitor your skin over time, as it will enable you to more easily identify changes that may indicate early stage melanoma.

Here are a few images of melanoma:

AU moles 01
6
7
8
9
10
12
13
14
15
16
31
41
111