skin cancer

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Noun1.skin cancer - a malignant neoplasm of the skin
carcinoma - any malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue; one of the four major types of cancer
cancroid, squamous cell carcinoma - the most common form of skin cancer
epithelioma - a malignant tumor of the epithelial tissue
malignant melanoma, melanoma - any of several malignant neoplasms (usually of the skin) consisting of melanocytes
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KCCS is now working with Professor Manabu Fujimoto and Assistant Professor Yasuhiro Fujisawa (both of the Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba) to develop an image-recognition system accurate enough to distinguish several types of skin malignancies, including melanoma.
KCCS is working with Professor Manabu Fujimoto and Assistant Professor Yasuhiro Fujisawa, both from the Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, to develop an image-recognition system accurate enough to distinguish several types of skin malignancies, including melanoma.
1] SATs are rare in Indian subcontinent and hence pose difficulty in diagnosis as they may histopathologically look like more common skin malignancies in this region.
Patients who have undergone treatment for skin malignancies and melanoma are patients who are at a higher risk of new disease foci and should undergo careful postoperative follow-up.
It accounts for 1-3% of all malignancies and 5% of all skin malignancies.
Results: Hundred histologically diagnosed skin malignancies were reported during the period under review.
7 Adverse cutaneous effects ofradiotherapy can be divided into acute radiodermatitis chronic radiodermatitis and other benign skin reactions as well as some late complications like skin malignancies.
3-6) The lowest incidence rates of skin malignancies have been documented in Blacks and Asians.
Douglas has lectured on a wide range of topics including cosmetic surgery, cleft lip surgery, breast reconstruction, and reconstruction for skin malignancies.
The diagnosis is established when malignant cells are entirely of squamous cells, and overlying skin malignancies or other primary sites of squamous cell carcinoma have been excluded2.