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Symptoms of Merkel cell cancer

Symptoms of Merkel cell cancer

The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for Merkel cell cancer includes the 5 symptoms listed below:

  • Localized skin change
  • Skin growth
  • Changes in appearance of mole
  • Painless skin lump
  • Merkel cell carcinomas usually present as solitary red nodules, and are often similar in appearance to other more common skin cancers. Merkel cell carcinoma may spread to lymph nodes in the neck, axillae and groin.
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Merkel cell cancer as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions

When considering symptoms of Merkel cell cancer, it is also important to consider Merkel cell cancer as a possible cause of other medical conditions. The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that Merkel cell cancer may cause:

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Merkel cell cancer: Onset and Incubation

Onset of Merkel cell cancer: Merkel cell carcinoma is more common in the elderly, with most cases occurring after the age of 50. It is slightly more common in men, and occurs on parts of the body commonly exposed to sunlight.

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The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Merkel cell cancer. This signs and symptoms information for Merkel cell cancer has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Merkel cell cancer signs or Merkel cell cancer symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Merkel cell cancer may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Merkel cell cancer symptoms.

 

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