CSN Login
Members Online: 10

Possible merkel cell skin cancer

Posts: 2
Joined: Oct 2013

I have a history of both basil and squamous cell cancer that I have battled. Recently I developed a rapid growing lesion on my stomach that has grown large with smaller harder lesions around the area. The large lesion crusts over and bleeds easily. I am waiting for the biopsy result and I am scared this my be merkel cell?? It looks different and grows different then what I have had in the past. The Dr told me it appears to be cancer but it is very abnormal to have 5 lesions to break out at once. i am not sure what kind of cancer this is but I am frighten. 

Subscribe with RSS
About Cancer Society

The content on this site is for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice. Do not use this information to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider. Please consult your healthcare provider with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your condition. Use of this online service is subject to the disclaimer and the terms and conditions.

Copyright 2000-2015 © Cancer Survivors Network