Teddi Mellencamp shares photos of her stage 2 melanoma  

By Jackbot

 Oct 20,2022

One week after Teddi Mellencamp announced her stage 2 melanoma diagnosis.  

Image Source and Credit  : Google 

the former star of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" is sharing an update on her treatment plan.  

Image Source and Credit  : Google 

Mellencamp posted two photos on Oct. 18 of moles on her back, and shared she had a positron emission tomography (PET) scan done.  

Image Source and Credit  : Google 

She said that based on the scan, her medical team believes she is predisposed to melanomas.  

Image Source and Credit  : Google 

I will need wide excision surgery removal and nodal mapping.  

Image Source and Credit  : Google 

During the surgery they will also do a sentinel lymph node biopsy," Mellencamp said. "  

Image Source and Credit  : Google 

Because with a PET scan they can’t see if it’s spread to lymph nodes, I am getting 2 more biopsies of new locations today and surgery is on Tuesday.  

Image Source and Credit  : Google