Holy Family Hospital Free Skin Cancer Screening

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  • Cancer Programs
  • Community Health Programs
  • Screenings

Holy Family Hospital, in partnership with David Gruber, MD, is pleased to offer a FREE Skin Cancer Screening on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 from 3 to 5 pm at the Cancer Management Center located on its campus. 

Registration is required. Please call 800-488-5959.  

Individuals who can answer yes to any of the following risk factors and who are experiencing any 
of the symptoms are encouraged to receive a free screening.

 

Risk Factors:  

Unprotected and / or excessive exposure to ultra violet (UV) radiation.

Fair complexion.

Occupational exposures to coal tar, pitch, creosote, arsenic compounds, or radium.

Family history of skin cancer.

Multiple or atypical moldes.

Severe sunburns as a child.


Symptoms:

Any change in the skin, especially in the size or color of a mole or other darkly pigmented growth or spot, or a new growth.

Scaliness, oozing, bleeding, or change in the appearance of a bump or nodule.

The spread of pigmentation beyond its border, such as dark coloring that spreads past the edge of a mole or mark.

A change in sensation, itchiness, tenderness, or pain.

 

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