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

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Basal cell carcinoma of skin was common in dogs representing 5-10% of skin neoplasms (Pulley and Stannard, 1990).
These include CNS, hematopoietic and skin neoplasms.