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Vaginal melanoma

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I have just been diagnosed with Vaginal melanoma. Has anyone had any experience with this?

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Hi cheech!
My stepsister was daignosed with cancer of the vulva of the neuroendocrine type which is very rare and no treatment protocols. She will be finishing her 4th cycle of chemo next week. She continues to be strong.
Go into the NIH web site and check to see studies etc on Melanomas. This falls ( I think) into skin cancer category. What makes it rare for you is the site. Is this your primary site??
Be strong,

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Cheech, Please read my entries under Vulvar cancer. I had my diagnosis in Oct 2004. After surgery, I refused radiation. I took a non-toxic alternative treatment called Protocel also know as Cantron, or Cancell. I learned about it in a book called Out Smart Your Cancer. It has no been 2 years and 2 months since my surgery, and I am cancer free. I have heard from half a dozen women on this site that underwent radiaiton to that part of their bodies, and they had serious complications. Please be sure to ask your doctor about all the side effects that could happen from radiation. As I learned from the American Cancer Society, it could damage your urethea,rectom, colon, and lower intestines. That is why I choose the Protocel 50 formula, and I am cancer free. Externally my vaginal area looks normal, and I have had no reoccuring cancer.

Good Luck to You

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Hello everyone,

For information on treatment options and the benefits and risks of alternative treatments, please contact the American Cancer Society's National Cancer Information Center. Cancer Information Specialists are avaialable 24 hours a day at 1-800-227-2345.

Take care and be well,

CSN Dana

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Hi I was just diagnosed with this cancer. I am scared to have the surgery,on august 18tth, 2016. It has all happened so quickly,just two weeks ago. I would like to talk with someone who has had this cancer.I know its rare. They will be removing over half of the area,What is recovery like?? I just found a small pea size lump on my breast also and having a mamography today at 12:00. Any helpful expieience would be so appreciated. My heart goes out to all cancer survivors and those who have lost loved ones to it!!! I also have mother and grandmother who had breast cancer.  HELP!! Nicole

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