Some main types, signs and symptoms of skin cancer

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The number of people that are diagnosed malignancy and skin cancer simultaneously are bigger than any other types of common cancers: lung cancer, breast cancer, prostate and colorectal cancers. But …

The number of people that are diagnosed malignancy and skin cancer simultaneously are bigger than any other types of common cancers: lung cancer, breast cancer, prostate and colorectal cancers. But just a small number of these patient die from skin cancer.

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  • 1. Some Main Types, Signs And Symptoms of Skin CancerSkin cancer, one of the most common types of cancer is caused by many other factors. In general, skincancer develops on the areas of skin that are sun-exposed usually, for example, lips, hands, neck, face.But the skin areas that are unexposed to the sun are not protected completely from this type of cancer,even genital organ, palms may develop skin cancer. The disease contains some main types: melanoma,squamous cell cancer and basal cell cancer.The number of people that are diagnosed malignancy and skin cancer simultaneously are bigger than anyother types of common cancers: lung cancer, breast cancer, prostate and colorectal cancers. But just asmall number of these patient die from skin cancer.The signs and symptoms of skin cancer are sometimes confused with other skin disorder and diseases likemole, freckle, pimple, acne. You will find a wide variety of the signs and symptoms of skin cancerwith the typical one as the following:- Skin changes in color- Ulcerated skin- The existing moles change on color, shape and borders- The hurt spot on the skin does not heal over time- They are painless- The cancer oozes bleed, fluid then the crust develop to cover the spotThe areas of skin that skin cancer develops oozes bleed, then there are crusts cover the hurt spots. Thesescaly spots may be flat or rough, red or brown. They look like a firm or scar.It is not impossible to eliminate the risk of skin cancer with the following ways:- To wear protecting clothes when stay under the sun- Try to reduce the expose to the sun ( which contains UV radiation)- Try to avoid the sun exposure as much as people canBasal cell carcinoma is the most common type of skin cancer often develops on the nose which is one ofthe most sun-exposed of human body. The first form of it is smooth and pearly bump then it spread totissues around the area.Squamous cell carcinoma often develops on ears, lower lips, back of hands which are exposed to thesunlight much. The form of this type is fir red bumps.
  • 2. Actinic keratosis which often develops on back of hands, lower lip, the face, is exactly not skin cancer butit is possible to turn into squamous cell carcinoma.There are a lot more information on signs and symptoms of skin cancer given athttp://www.health32.com/what-are-the-signs-and-symptoms-of-skin-cancer/