Skin Cancer diagram Skin cancer is by far the most common type of cancer. If you have skin cancer, it is important to know which type you have because it affects your treatment options and your outlook (prognosis). If you aren’t sure which type of skin cancer you have, ask your doctor so you can get the right information.

Basal and Squamous Cell Skin Cancer

These cancers are most often found in areas exposed to the sun, such as the head, neck, and arms, but they also can occur elsewhere. They are very common but are also usually very treatable. Here you can find out all about these cancers, including risk factors, symptoms, how they are found, and how they are treated.

Melanoma Skin Cancer

Melanoma is less common than some other types of skin cancer, but it is more likely to grow and spread. If you have melanoma or are close to someone who does, knowing what to expect can help you cope. Here you can find out all about melanoma, including risk factors, symptoms, how it is found, and how it is treated.

Merkel Cell Skin Cancer

If you have Merkel cell carcinoma or are close to someone who does, knowing what to expect can help you cope. Here you can find out all about Merkel cell carcinoma, including risk factors, symptoms, how it is found, and how it is treated.

Lymphoma of the Skin

Lymphoma is a cancer that starts in cells that are part of the body's immune system. Rare lymphomas that start in the skin are called skin lymphomas (or cutaneous lymphomas).

Kaposi Sarcoma

If you have Kaposi sarcoma or are close to someone who does, knowing what to expect can help you cope. Here you can find out all about Kaposi sarcoma, including risk factors, symptoms, how it is found, and how it is treated.


Treatment

Chemical Peels

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