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2018 cancer incidence projections for bowel cancer, female breast cancer, lung cancer and melanoma for Sydney Local Government Areas.

In summer 2005/06, Bondi lifesavers delivered the message that melanoma kills and the importance of using sun protective measures that reduce one's risk of melanoma.

The skin is your body’s largest organ and protects the body from the outside world. Find out how it works to protect you from the sun's UV rays.

Melanoma is the most serious type of skin cancer - it can easily spread to other other parts of the body or organs. There are simple steps and checks you can do to reduce your risk.

These are the areas with the highest rates of melanoma in NSW.

Melanoma skin cancer, information plus incidence, mortality and survival data for NSW

The risk of prostate cancer was increased following a diagnosis of cutaneous melanoma. This raises the potential for future prostate cancer risk to be discussed when men are diagnosed with cutaneous melanoma.

This study projects future incidence rates and numbers of melanomas to 2031. The numbers of new melanoma cases will rise because of aging populations and high age-specific rates in the elderly.

Three-quarters of melanoma patients had doctors who were aware of their risk factor status with respect to personal and family history of melanoma and the presence of many moles.

Autophagy-related single-nucleotide polymorphisms might be differentially associated with specific host and tumour characteristics including age at melanoma diagnosis, tumor infiltrating lymphocytes, and stage.