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Sunsmart - How to check for skin cancer.
Cancer Council Victoria – Cut Your Cancer Risk.
The Melanoma Foundation.
CancerHelp UK – Patient Website for Cancer Research.
American Cancer Society.
Macmillan Cancer Support, UK - Malignant melanoma.
Victorian Multilingual Cancer Information.

Support groups

Cancer Council Victoria - Support groups.

References used for this fact sheet

    • Melanoma – a guide for people with melanoma, their families and friends, The Cancer Council Victoria. More information here.
    • Melanoma – treatment, The Cancer Council Victoria. More information here.
    • Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Australasian Association of Cancer Registries. Cancer in Australia: An overview, 2012. AIHW CAN 70. AIHW:Canberra, Australia, December 2012. Available from:More information here.
    • Thursfield V, Farrugia H, Karahalios E, Giles G 2012, Cancer in Survival Victoria 2012: Estimates of survival for 2006-2010 (and comparisons with earlier periods). Cancer Council Victoria.More information here.

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