Journal articlesMy experience of malignant melanoma

My experience of malignant melanoma

01/06/12 | Assessment and diagnosis, Skin integrity | Heather Newton

It won’t happen to me, is what I told myself. However, when you receive a cancer diagnosis life takes on a different perspective. Being told that I had a malignant melanoma came as a surprise and was even more poignant as I had been a dermatology nurse for many years and now I was about to embark on a skin cancer journey myself.