Melanoma is the most dangerous form of skin cancer. It causes the most deaths. If caught early, is curable. If not caught early, it could spread to other parts of the body and be fatal.

Melanoma is caused by DNA mutations that lead to uncontrolled cell growth, resulting in tumors.This can be genetically transferred or it can be as a result of intense UV exposure Physical evidence of melanoma usually resembles moles.

Some treatments include surgical excision and Mohs Micrographic Surgery.