Basal Cell Carcinoma; Basal Cell Carcinoma, see Skin Cancer; Merkel Cell Cancer
Skin cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the skin. The skin is the body's largest organ. It protects against heat, sunlight, injury, and infection. Skin also helps control body temperature and stores water, fat, and vitamin D. The skin has several layers, but the two main layers are the epidermis (upper or outer layer) and the dermis (lower or inner layer). Skin cancer begins in the epidermis, which is made up of 3 kinds of cells: Squamous cells: Thin...
Dermatology (from Greek derma, "skin") is a branch of medicine dealing with the skin, its structure, functions, and diseases, as well as its appendages (nails, hair, sweat glands). A doctor who practices dermatology is a dermatologist.
Skin Cancer as related to Dermatology
- Skin Cancer – Canadian Dermatology Association
The leading skin cancer prevention and information organization. Physician-approved medical information on symptoms and treatments, as well as photos.
- Skin cancer | American Academy of Dermatology
Incidence rates. Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. 1-2 ; Current estimates are that one in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their ...
- Dermatology & Skin Cancer Centers KS MO
Skin Cancer Center Offering the most current and leading edge dermatology treatment
- Skin Cancer treatment | Water's Edge Dermatology
Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer. Water’s Edge Dermatology provides the latest technology in skin cancer treatment and diagnosis in Florida.
- Skin Cancer and Dermatology Institute
Finding a reputable Reno dermatologist doesn't have to be difficult. Call Skin Cancer & Dermatology Institute to consult with one of our trusted doctors.
- Skin Cancer Specialists of Atlanta | Dermatology, Skin ...
Skin Cancer Specialists, P. C. & Aesthetic Center serves the greater Atlanta metro, offering skin cancer treatments, as well as general & aesthetic
- Coastal Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center
Welcome! The dermatology professionals at Coastal Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center are pleased to welcome you to our practice. We want all our patients to be …
- Skin Cancer and Dermatology of Columbus | At Skin Cancer ...
At Skin Cancer and Dermatology of Columbus, we make skin cancer detection and treatment our priority. We will make every effort to provide the earliest appointments ...
- Services | Angola Skin Cancer & Dermatology Center ...
Angola Skin Cancer & Dermatology Center offers skin cancer and dermatology treatments for skin diseases, rashes, acne and eczema.