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Were you looking for information about Squamous Cell Carcinoma? Squamus cell cancer is a common misspelling of squamous cell carcinoma.
If you notice any changes in your skin, you should have your healthcare provider check to make sure you don't have squamous cell carcinoma. This is one of the most common types of skin cancer. Although squamous cell carcinoma has a fatality rate of less than 1 percent, these cancers should be treated promptly because they can invade and destroy nearby tissue. Typically, this type of skin cancer can be cured with a minor surgical procedure.
(For more information, click Squamous Cell Carcinoma. This article offers an overview of how this type of skin cancer is diagnosed and ways for preventing squamous cell carcinoma. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)