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melanomas can be deadly skin cancers if they come back or spread to other parts of your body
your surgeon should be able to close the wound fully
if they can't they should elicit the help of a plastic surgeon
you may need a skin graft in the area to close the wound to allow the area to heal.
but you should get a wider exicision to make sure all of those nasty dangerous melanoma cancer cells have been removed.
and you need to see a skin doctor every 6-12 months to get your skin checked for other melanomas and skin cancers
let me know if you have questions.
a plastic surgeon and a general surgeon together can do your operation to close your wound.
you can but a skin graft anywhere on your body