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Surgery is the main treatment for melanomaThe type of surgery you need depends on the stage of your melanoma and where it is in your body. Find out about the different types of surgery for melanoma, what happens and the possible side effects.

Surgery for melanoma

Find out about having surgery to remove melanoma skin cancer.

Surgery to remove lymph nodes

Find out how and when you have surgery to remove lymph nodes for melanoma.

Last reviewed: 
25 Jun 2019

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