A precancerous condition of thick, scaly patches of skin. Also called solar or senile keratosis.
Cancer that begins in squamous cells, which are thin, flat cells that look like fish scales. Squamous cells are found in the tissue that forms the surface of the skin, the lining of the hollow organs of the body, and the passages of the respiratory and digestive tracts. Also called epidermoid carcinoma.
Actinic keratosis as related to Squamous cell carcinoma
- Squamous-cell carcinoma - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Squamous-cell carcinoma (SCC or SqCC) is a cancer of a kind of epithelial cell, the squamous cell. These cells are the main part of the epidermis of the skin, and ...
- Skin Cancer : Basal and Squamous Cell Cancer Detailed Guide
Basal and squamous cell skin cancer are types of skin cancer that are found on the outer layer of the skin. Learn more about basal and squamous cell skin ...
- Skin cancer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Classification . There are three main types of skin cancer: basal cell carcinoma (BCC), squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and malignant melanoma.
- Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) - SkinCancer.org
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