skin cancer


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Related to skin cancer: Melanoma Skin Cancer
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.skin cancer - a malignant neoplasm of the skin
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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BOOTLE woman thought she had eczema - but the itchy patch of skin on her stomach turned out to be skin cancer.
Marie, who is centre manager atNetherton Neighbourhood Centre, is now backing a skin cancer campaign from North West Cancer Research to raise awareness of skin cancer, its causes, symptoms and how it can be prevented.
The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) along with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) and Qatar Cancer Society (QCS), partnered once again to strengthen their existing efforts to raise awareness about skin cancer throughout the summer months starting June.
Tribune News Network Doha The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) and Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) have partnered once again to strengthen their efforts to raise awareness of skin cancer throughout the summer months starting June.
It is not true that people with darker skin tones are immune to skin cancer. Black people and those with darker skin tones can and do get skin cancer.
NEW YORK -- Walgreens has joined the Skin Cancer Foundation on the road this year in support of its Destination: Healthy Skin program--a national effort to educate consumers about the importance of effective sun protection for skin cancer prevention, and the importance of early detection.
"We see skin cancer in people of all ages and skin types," Huang said.
Skin cancer is actually the most common form of cancer in the United States, and rates are rising.
Rising temperatures and more sunshine have prompted medics to issue skin cancer warnings.
Ian Bunting Hugh Gaffney has pledged to call for greater awareness of the challenges faced by outdoor workers living with skin cancer. The Coatbridge MP attended an event held by pharmaceutical company Sanofi Genzyme in Parliament which highlighted the "important issue" of "greater support for people with occupational skin cancer".