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
Translations
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皮膚癌

skin cancer

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TM] sales in Germany, where the system was launched in mid-2011 and where it is reimbursed for use in the diagnosis of non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC), the commonest skin malignancy.
Regular sunscreen use in a clinical trial of basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas was found to reduce the incidence of a different skin malignancy -new primary melanomas--up to 10 years later, according to a new study.
About 20% of Americans will develop some form of skin malignancy during their lifetimes.