Skin cancer occurs commonly among people who spend a lot of time in the sun, especially without wearing skin protection, notes the American Academy of Dermatology. Fair-skinned people and those who use tanning beds are a... More »

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The most common types of skin cancer include basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma, according to WebMD. Rare types of skin cancer include Merkel cell tumors and dermatofibrosarcoma protruberans. More »

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Skin cancers such as basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma can present in multiple skin lesions that cause pain and itching, according to WebMD. Melanoma skin cancers are not as common as carcinomas and do not... More »

A leg rash may transform into certain types of cancer, primarily skin cancer, and may indicate presence of other cancers, such as ovarian cancer, or signal other underlying illnesses, according to the American Academy of... More »

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Skin cancers, whether on the scalp or other areas, may appear to be a growth or sore that does not heal for more than a few weeks, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. Skin cancers may also look like lumps, ... More »

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Photos of skin cancer are available on the websites for Mayo Clinic, MedicineNet, the American Cancer Society and the American Academy of Dermatology. However, different skin cancers have a wide variety of physical chara... More »

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The American Academy of Dermatology and the Eye Cancer Foundation both present photos of skin cancer on the eyelid. Basal cell carcinomas are more likely to occur on the lower lid, typically don't spread and can be remov... More »