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I had a melanoma removed,1.46 mm deep. A lymph node biopsy

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I had a melanoma removed,1.46 mm deep. A lymph node biopsy was done and no cancer was found,6 months ago. What are the chances of a recurrence?

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I am sorry to hear that you went through this

Customer: What is the chance of recurrence
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The chances of recurrence based on scientific studies is about 4%

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Customer: Yes 4% that seem verylow
Customer: thanks
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You're very welcome

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Yes it is low

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