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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Dermatologists and doctors prescribe the routine use of sunscreen, particularly during sunny weather, to avoid skin malignancy and untimely maturing of the skin.
6 The association between diabetes after diagnosis and the risk of non-melanoma skin malignancy has been demonstrated by Ragozzino et al in 1982.
CONCLUSION: DFSP is a skin malignancy with a high recurrence rate if resection is inadequate.
Conclusion: The most common skin malignancy was BCC followed by SCC and melanoma.
In this study, KS was the 2nd most prevalent skin malignancy accounting for 29.