Patient Comments: Skin Cancer - Treatments
Question:How was your skin cancer treated?
A Doctor's View on Skin Cancer Treatment
Read the Comment by Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
Skin cancer treatment depends on the type of cancer (basal cell, squamous cell, melanoma), location (face, arms, legs, body), and extent of the cancer. Skin cancer treatment options include topical therapies, cryotherapy, surgery, and in some cases, chemotherapy and radiation. Advances in skin cancer treatment include research on vaccines, immunotherapy drugs, and genetic manipulation of melanomas. Read the entire Doctor's View
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Skin Cancer - Describe Your Experience Question: Please describe your experience with skin cancer.
Skin Cancer - Basal Cell Carcinoma Question: Describe your basal cell carcinoma and the exams or tests that led to a diagnosis.
Skin Cancer - Squamous Cell Carcinoma Treatment Question: What kinds of treatment have been effective for your squamous cell carcinoma?
Skin Cancer - Follow-up Care Question: What did your doctor instruct you to do for followup care after your skin cancer was treated?
Skin Cancer - Symptoms Question: What kind of skin cancer symptoms did you experience?
Skin Cancer - Treatment Question: What kind of skin cancer treatment did you have?
Skin Cancer - Types Question: What type of skin cancer did you have?
Skin Cancer - Mole Question: Have you ever had a mole that turned out to be a skin cancer?
Skin Cancer - Location Question: Did you have skin cancer on your face, nose, scalp, lips, or somewhere else?
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