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Early Stages Of Skin Cancer

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Last Updated: 18 January 2022

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Skin cancer is by far most common type of cancer. Nearly all skin cancers can be treated effectively if they are found early, so what to look for is important. There are many types of skin cancer, each of which can look different on skin. This picture gallery contains some of more common types of skin cancer, as well as some other non - cancerous types of skin growth. But skin can look different from these examples. This is why it is important to see doctor if you have any lumps, bumps, spots, sores, or other marks on your skin that are new or changing, or that worry you for any other reason.

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Checking for skin cancer symptoms

First, doctor will examine skin and take medical history. They will usually ask when mark first appear, if its appearance has change, if it is ever painful or itchy, and if it bleed. Doctor Will Also Ask About Person's Family History, And Any Other Risk Factors, Such As Lifetime Sun Exposure. They may also check rest of body for other atypical moles and spots. Finally, they may feel lymph nodes to determine if are enlarge. Doctor May Refer Person To Dermatologist, Skin Doctor, Who May: Examine Mark With Dermatoscope, Handheld Magnifying Device, Take Small Sample Of Skin, Biopsy, And Send It To Lab To Check For Signs Of Cancer.

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Actinic keratosis

Different types of treatment are available for patients with basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma skin, and actinic keratosis. Some treatments are standard, and some being tested in clinical trials. Treatment clinical trial is research study meant to help improve current treatments or obtain information on new treatments for patients with cancer. When clinical trials show that new treatment is than standard treatment, new treatment may become standard treatment. Patients may want to think about taking part in clinical trial. Some clinical trials are open only to who have not started treatment.

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