Melanoma and interferon
I was diagnosed with melanoma aged 32, I found a mole on my left upper arm. I had my first surgery in August 2012, followed by a lymph node biopsy in September where they found the sentinel node to be infected, I then had all the lymph nodes removed 5 weeks later. I began interferon treatment in January for 12 months, I had 161 doses in total. It was a very tough year and I often get asked would I do it again, for me its a definite yes. I went on to get married in July 2015 and our twins arrived in April 2016.
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