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Table 7 Association between time since diagnosis and health problems for melanoma survivors who had undergone combined treatments

From: Health profiles of 996 melanoma survivors: the M. D. Anderson experience

  Time Between Diagnosis and Survey
  < 10 yrs n = 78 10–20 yrs n = 128 > 20 yrs n = 185
Health Problems n (%) n (%) n (%)
Arthritis/osteoarthritis 15 (19.2) 29 (22.6) 44 (23.7)
Hearing problems 8 (10.3) 20 (15.6) 26 (14.1)
Cataracts 5 (6.4) 17 (13.3) 39 (21.1)
Circulation problems 11 (14.1) 21 (16.4) 29 (15.6)
Heart problems 3 (3.8) 18 (14.1) 28 (15.1)
Skin problems 12 (15.4) 13 (10.2) 18 (9.7)
Loss of memory 13 (16.6) 12 (9.4) 17 (9.2)
Thyroid 6 (7.8) 11 (8.6) 12 (6.5)
Kidney problems 6 (7.8) 6 (4.7) 17 (9.2)
Abdominal pain 7 (8.9) 7 (5.5) 9 (4.8)
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