Facts About Skin Cancer
What Is Skin Cancer?
-Caused by radiation or genetic defects
-Most common cancer of all cancer
-Over 1 million get skin cancer each year-3 types of skin cancer
-3 Types Of Skin Cancer
- Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)
-Melanoma (Most Deadly Of Types Of Skin Cancers)
- Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
What Does Skin Cancer Look Like?
-Identified as a weird size or color of a mole
-Can form anywhere on the body
How Do You Get Skin Cancer?
How Do You Protect Skin Cancer
Ways Of Getting Treated For Skin Cancer
Excisional Surgery- Removes tumor along with the skin around it
Cryosurgery- Freezes tumor with Liquid Nitrogen to destroy it
Radiation- Uses X-Rays beams to destroy Tumor
Laser Surgery- Lasers used to destroy Tumor