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  • Ruthiepa has replied to a post on the message board

    I am so so very sorry to hear about your sister. I will keep her, you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. I am beyond petrified for my daughter now. She is 25 and let this growing growth go for a couple years. We managed to get the biopsy and then insurance. They took 4 inches from her back tissue. They did this the day after visiting the dermatologist. That biopsy returned yesterday as melonoma. They...

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      We live in Pittsburgh PA. My 26 year old daughter possibly has skin cancer and desperately needs a biopsy but we can not afford one. I am a single working mom and my daughter works two low pay jobs and we can barely make ends meet. Is there anywhere to turn for help. Free clinics advise an immediate biopsy and skin cancer screening places that offer free screenings also recommend a biopsy. This is SO SCARY! T...

      December 06, 2017 view discussion
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