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Skin tumor

Introduction: Skin tumor

Description of Skin tumor

Skin tumor (medical condition): Cancer of the skin; the most common type of cancer....more »

See also:

Skin Cancer:
  »Introduction: Skin Cancer
  »Symptoms of Skin Cancer
  »Causes of Skin Cancer
  »Treatments for Skin Cancer

Skin tumor: a neoplasm originating in the epidermis.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Skin tumor: Related Topics

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Skin tumor as a Disease

Skin tumor: Another name for Skin Cancer (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Skin Cancer
  »Symptoms of Skin Cancer
  »Causes of Skin Cancer
  »Treatments for Skin Cancer

Skin tumor: Related Diseases

Skin tumor: Skin tumor is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Skin tumor

Some of the causes of Skin tumor are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Skin tumor (Skin Cancer)

Some of the symptoms of Skin tumor incude:

  • Increased risk of skin cancer
  • Symptoms of skin cancer:
  • Non-healing skin lesion
  • Crusted bleeding skin lesion that doesn't heal
  • Unusual mole

Treatments for Skin tumor (Skin Cancer)

Treatments for Skin tumor (Skin Cancer) include:

Treatment of Skin tumor: For more treatment information about Skin tumor, see treatment of Skin Cancer (Skin tumor)

Skin tumor: Article Excerpts about Skin Cancer

Half of all new cancers are skin cancers, and more than 1 million new cases of skin cancer will be diagnosed in the United States... (Source: excerpt from Skin Cancer: NWHIC)

Skin tumor: Related Disease Topics

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Terms Similar to Skin tumor:

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Broader terms for Skin tumor

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Hierarchical classifications of Skin tumor

The following list attempts to classify Skin tumor into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • neoplasm,tumor,tumour
  • growth
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

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