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May 14, 2015

IBD and Increased Risk of Melanoma

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret_Marie

Siddharth Singh, M.B.B.S., discusses the patient takeaways from a Mayo Clinic study that found patients with inflammatory bowel disease are at higher risk for melanoma, a type of skin cancer. For more information about IBD, visit mayoclinic.org/ibd. Siddharth Singh, M.B.B.S. is a gastroenterologist at Mayo Clinic specializing in the care and evaluation of patients with IBD.

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Tags: digestive diseases, IBD, melanoma, Siddharth Singh, skin cancer


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