Oncologist Dmitrievskaya: people with blue and green eyes are susceptible to melanoma

Oncologist Natalya Dmitrievskaya advised to always pay attention to changes occurring in moles.

Melanoma is a dangerous type of skin cancer that can manifest itself as deformations of moles. Oncologist Dmitrievskaya noted that they arise as the first externally noticeable sign of the disease.

“Increase in size, proliferation, peeling, appearance of uneven color, hemorrhages and uneven edges,” Dmitrievskaya told Gazeta.Ru about how moles can change.
The oncologist added that in the case of melanoma, redness, thickening or other formations that were not there before may appear in areas of the skin without moles.

In a commentary to RIAMO, Natalya Dmitrievskaya noted that melanoma can occur People with blue and green, light gray eyes are susceptible. In addition, people at risk include those with fair skin, freckles, a large number of moles on the body, and people with red or naturally fair hair.

“To prevent melanoma, you should undergo regular examinations with a dermatologist, especially people at risk,” – the doctor advised.
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Important! Information is provided for reference purposes. Ask a specialist about contraindications and side effects and under no circumstances self-medicate. At the first signs of the disease, consult a doctor.

Natalia Dmitrievskaya Natalia Dmitrievskaya Health doctor, oncologist-dermatologist