Sentence Examples


  • It appears in my practice, as well as in the practices of others who specialize in skin cancer, that more and more people in their 20s and 30s are developing basal cell cancer and squamous cell cancer.
  • As with basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma most often appears first on sun-exposed skin, although it can occur anywhere on the body.
  • UVB light only penetrates the outermost layer of the skin, but it promotes basal and squamous cell carcinoma and may worsen the effects of UVA.
  • Advanced squamous cell cancer can look like a large tumor, a sore that won't heal, or a large patch of thickened or irritated skin.
  • There are three main types of skin cancer: basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma.