skin cancer risk

May is Skin Cancer Awareness month! Everyone is at risk of developing skin cancer, but some people are at an increased risk.

If you include yourself in any of the below-listed groups, please be extra vigilant to check your skin.

  • Fair skin and get sunburnt easily
  • Previous history of lots of sun exposure and especially blistering sunburns
  • Lots of moles (>50)
  • Unusual looking moles
  • Family history of skin cancer
  • Personal history of skin cancer
  • Previous sunbed use
  • Immunosuppressed people
  • Outdoor workers

If you are worried about a skin lesion, mole or spot please consult your GP or Consultant Dermatologist immediately

BAD PATIENT INFO WEBSITE

The Royal Marsden Hospital


Fulham Road
London
SW3 6JJ


The Royal Marsden
Sutton


Downs Road
Sutton
SM2 5PT


Chelsea Outpatient
Centre


280 King’s Road
London
SW3 5AW


Sydney Street Outpatients & Diagnostic Centre


102 Sydney Street
London
SW3 6NR


Chiswick Outpatient & Diagnostic Centre


347 – 353 Chiswick High Road
London
W4 4HS




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