Is 'overdiagnosis' a price worth paying in melanoma?

New evidence shows the regions with the highest rate of melanoma diagnosis — which likely have the highest rate of ‘overdiagnosis’ — also have the highest survival

A 45-year-old woman presents for a skin examination. The patient is routinely asked if there are any new or changing lesions of concern.

She mentions that a minute lesion on her left leg has appeared since her last visit (figure A).