Skin cancer – Possible Causes and Well Known Symptoms

Skin meoplasmas are generally skin growths which can happen due to many differing causes and even can vary along with the degrees of malignancy. So based on the types of the skin cell from which it arises this cancer can be divided into three types such as basal cell cancer, Squamous cell cancer and melanoma. Skin cancer usually develops in the epidermis that’s why the tumor can easily noticed, also which means it’s often possible to detect this type of cancer at an early stage.

General Symptoms of Skin Cancer:

Three principal types of skin cancer may be noticed containing different symptoms and appearances, those include the following. Just take a look at this segment:

Basal cell carcinoma:

Basal cell carcinoma or BCC can affect within the top layer of your skin, but it’s a slow growing cancer that’s why they do not spread to the other parts of the body.  Also BBC affects at all the sun exposed areas of the body and the main symptoms include the following such as:

  • Painless area,
  • Pink or brownish or grey lump,
  • A smooth surface
  • Blood clotting and blood vessels
  • Waxy and pearl like border etc.

Squamous Cell Carcinoma:

SCC or Squamous cell carcinoma can affect on the top layer of your skin, but the most affect able part of this type of skin cancer is the face. The symptoms of this type of cancer include the following:

  • Painless area,
  • Hard lump,
  • Irregular edge with reddish brown color,
  • Lump begins a recurring ulcer which doesn’t heal.

Melanoma Skin Cancer:

In general Melanoma skin cancer may affect anywhere in the body, which is too much dangerous, as it related to the common mole and the changes also related with the appearance moles on your body which can be determined by your GP. The main symptoms of this type of cancer include the following:

  • A quick growing tendency,
  • Dark colored spot on existing area,
  • And size change existing mole,
  • Irregular edges,
  • Crusts or reddens,
  • Bleeding
  • Itches etc.

Causes of Skin Cancer:

Though the proper causes of skin cancer are not fully justified yet but there are few certain factors described in the following that can develop the chance of your skin cancer more likely:

  • If skin burns easily,
  • If skin has a lot of moles
  • Too much smoke
  • Doing work outside all the day
  • Repeated sunburn since a long time etc.




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