What to Know About Skin Cancer

  • Skin cancer is cancer that develops in skin cells. It occurs when the DNA that controls cell growth is damaged.

The most common cause of skin cancer is ultraviolet rays from the sun or tanning beds. While skin cancer can occur anywhere, most skin cancers appear on areas of the skin that are exposed to the sun, like your neck and face.

This article describes skin cancer types, symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment. It also includes ways to help prevent the disease.

dermatologist examining someone's skin

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Article submitted to MSRN by Pat France, MSRN Member