Pediatric cases of melanoma remain rare, but rates of the most fatal form of skin cancer among patients up to age 19 increased by about 2% annually from 1973 to 2009, new research finds. Researchers noted that the highest spike in melanoma rates among youths was seen in 15- to 19-year-olds, particularly girls. The findings appear in the journal Pediatrics.
More U.S. children are getting melanoma
SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care
|Senior Director, Biostatistics||
|Associate - Food and Drug||
Keller and Heckman LLP
|Senior Paralegal - Research & Development, and Medical||