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Lucas Hargarten cancer

Cancer is bad

lucas hargarten

on 5 May 2011

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Transcript of Lucas Hargarten cancer

Skin Cancer American Lit.
Cancer Deadline
Project Uncontrolled growth
of abnormal skin cells Basal cell carcinoma most common. Types of Skin Cancer Squamous cell carcinoma,
found in the middle layer of the epidermis. Melanoma occurs in cells that produce pigment
Leading cause of death from skin disease Appearance Can be small, shiny, waxy,
scaly and rough, firm and red,
crusty or bleeding Any skin growth that bleeds or will not heal Treatment Surgical removal of the growth is very commom Prevention Minimize sun exposure Use sunscreen of
at least 30 spf Causes Ultraviolet (UV) Radiation
from sunlight Artificial UV light can also cause skin cancer Two types of UV rays
UVA and UVB "Skin Cancer." Pub Med Health. A.D.A.M disclaimer, 2011. Web. 1 Jan. <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0002414/>.

"Causes of Skin Cancer." Stanford Medicine Cancer Center. Stanford Medicine, 2011. Web. 1 Jan. <http://cancer.stanford.edu/skincancer/skin/causes/>.

Skin Cancer. Monografias. Web. 1 Jan. <blogs.monografias.com>.

Skin Cancer Mole. 2009. Graphics Hunt. Web. 1 Jan. <http://www.graphicshunt.com/health/images/skin_cancer_mole-1495.htm>.

Skin Cancer Cell. Topicalinfo. Web. 1 Jan. <http://www.topicalinfo.org/Skincancer.htm>.

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