Mayo Clinic Talks: Skin Cancer and Skin Lesions: What to Look For

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Host: Sanjeev (Sanj) Kakar, M.D.

Guest: Dawn Marie R. Davis, M.D.

Did you know that skin cancer is the number one cancer in the United States, with an estimated 3.5 million cases a year? In fact, your lifetime incidence is 1 in 5, or 20%. In this week’s podcast, Dawn Marie R. Davis, M.D., a Pediatric and Adult Dermatologist at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, discusses all things skin cancer. She provides tips and tricks in the management of common forms of skin cancer that providers need to be aware of when patients present with skin lesions. Dr. Davis also discusses the role of skin-protecting creams and their applicability to persons of all skin colors.

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This course is intended for primary care providers: physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants

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  • 0.25 Attendance


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