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Diagnostic Tests for Skin Cancer

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These home medical tests may be relevant to Skin Cancer:

Tests and diagnosis discussion for Skin Cancer:

Basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma are generally diagnosed and treated in the same way. When an area of skin does not look normal, the doctor may remove all or part of the growth. This is called a biopsy . To check for cancer cells, the tissue is examined under a microscope by a pathologist or a dermatologist . A biopsy is the only sure way to tell if the problem is cancer. (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Skin Cancer: NCI)

Diagnosis of Skin Cancer: medical news summaries:

The following medical news items are relevant to diagnosis of Skin Cancer:


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