Chapter 22. Skin Cancer

  1. Robert Souhami CBE, MD, FRCP, FRCR, F Med Sci1 and
  2. Jeffrey Tobias MA (Cantab), MD, FRCP, FRCR2

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470994887.ch22

Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition

Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Souhami, R. and Tobias, J. (2005) Skin Cancer, in Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470994887.ch22

Author Information

  1. 1

    Director of Policy and Communication Cancer Research UK, London UK and Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University College London, London, UK

  2. 2

    Professor of Cancer Medicine University College London, London UK and Consultant in Clinical Oncology, The Meyerstein Institute of Oncology, The Middlesex Hospital, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 14 JUN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126366

Online ISBN: 9780470994887

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Keywords:

  • skin cancer;
  • premalignant lesions;
  • carcinogen-induced disorders;
  • basal cell carcinoma;
  • malignant melanoma

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Aetiology and Pathogenesis

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma

  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma

  • Treatment of Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Carcinoma

  • Malignant Melanoma

  • Skin Lymphomas

  • Miscellaneous Rare Tumours

  • References