Oncology & Cancer

检查皮肤癌宣传月期间的痣

学习ABC可以提醒您可能发出可能标志着黑色素瘤的痣的变化,这是最严重的皮肤癌类型。

Oncology & Cancer

新研究将探讨威尔士小学在预防皮肤癌中的作用

与皮肤癌症率上升,大部分preventable, a new research project is set to explore the role of primary schools in Wales and assess the effectiveness of sun safety policies in protecting children. The results ...

Oncology & Cancer

皮肤癌干预会影响太阳安全态度

More people are diagnosed with skin cancer in the U.S. than many other cancers combined, and it is one of the most common cancers among young women. Penn State researchers are testing social media interventions aimed at this ...

Oncology & Cancer

传统方法检测皮肤癌的替代方法

早期诊断对于能够在扩散之前能够治疗皮肤癌至关重要。但是,是否有更简单的方法不需要采用传统的组织样品?来自马尔默大学的博士生已经进行了测试和...

Oncology & Cancer

防晒的错误信息仍然很普遍

根据美国皮肤科学会发布的一项调查,许多美国成年人误解了如何保护自己免受阳光的侵害,以减少皮肤癌的风险。

Oncology & Cancer

皮肤癌in people of color

深色的皮肤确实可以防止阳光的紫外线,但这是一个神话,即深色肤色的人不受紫外线辐射的有害影响。

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皮肤肿瘤(也称为“皮肤癌") are skin growths with differing causes and varying degrees of malignancy. The three most common malignant skin cancers are basal cell cancer, squamous cell cancer, and melanoma, each of which is named after the type of skin cell from which it arises. Skin cancer generally develops in the epidermis (the outermost layer of skin), so a tumor can usually be seen. This means that it is often possible to detect skin cancers at an early stage. Unlike many other cancers, including those originating in the lung, pancreas, and stomach, only a small minority of those affected will actually die of the disease, though it can be disfiguring. Melanoma survival rates are poorer than for non-melanoma skin cancer, although when melanoma is diagnosed at an early stage, treatment is easier and more people survive.

皮肤癌是最常见的癌症类型。黑色素瘤和非黑色素瘤皮肤癌的合并比肺,乳房,结直肠癌和前列腺癌更常见。黑色素瘤不如基底细胞癌和鳞状细胞癌常见,但最严重的是 - 例如,在英国,2008年有超过11,700例新的黑色素瘤病例,死亡超过2,000例。它是英国15-34岁的年轻人中第二常见的癌症。大多数情况是由太阳或日光浴床过度暴露于紫外线引起的。非黑色素瘤皮肤癌是最常见的皮肤癌。其中大多数是基底细胞癌。这些通常是由于过度累积暴露于太阳而引起的局部生长,并且不倾向于传播。

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