Skin Cancer Exams

TRICARE covers skin cancer exams for individuals:

  • with a family or personal history of skin cancer,
  • increased occupational or recreational exposure to sunlight, or
  • clinical evidence of precursor lesions.

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This list of covered services is not all inclusive. TRICARE covers services that are medically necessaryTo be medically necessary means it is appropriate, reasonable, and adequate for your condition. and considered proven. There are special rules or limits on certain services, and some services are excluded.

Last Updated 7/12/2022