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Stages and types

The stage of a melanoma tells you how deeply it has grown into the skin, and how far it has spread. Find out about the different stages and types of melanoma. 

Types

Find out about the different types of melanoma skin cancer.

TNM Staging

Find out about tumour, node and metastasis (TNM) staging and treatment for melanoma skin cancer.

Clark and Breslow staging

Find out what Clark and Breslow staging means for melanoma skin cancer.

Melanoma in situ (stage 0)

Find out what melanoma in situ (stage 0) means and about treatment options.

Stage 1

Find out what stage 1 melanoma skin cancer means and about treatment options.

Stage 2

Find out what stage 2 melanoma skin cancer means and about treatment options.

Stage 3

Find out what stage 3 melanoma skin cancer means and about treatment options.

Stage 4

Find out what stage 4 melanoma skin cancer means and about treatment options.

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