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Study finds wide state-by-state variation in melanoma rates caused by ultraviolet radiation
4 monthes ago - By News Medical
A new study finds a wide state-by-state variation in rates of melanoma caused by ultraviolet exposure with highest rates in several states on the East and West Coast including Hawaii, but also a few landlocked states, including Utah, Vermont, and Minnesota.
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Study Identifies States with Highest Rates of Melanoma Due to UV Radiation
4 monthes ago - By Medindia Health
New study finds that state-level incidence rates for UV-attributable melanoma ranged from 15 cases per 100,000 in Alaska to 65 cases per 100,000 in Hawaii.
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