The Killer Pimple

Killer Pimple

Killer Pimple

Doctors warn of aggressive form of skin cancer which is six times more likely to kill if it is not removed within two months.

Nodular melanomas look like a red lump rather than an ugly dark mole The aggressive form of skin cancer makes up just 15 per cent of melanoma cases but causes 43 per cent of melanoma deaths.

The deadly melanomas grow at four times the rate of other melanomasThe skin cancers can be harmless-looking so often go undiagnosed. Mail 19/5/14

Iain Mack