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Smoking appears to be associated with an increased risk of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma skin cancer.
Henry Ford Hospital dermatology researchers are urging caution about using claims data for identifying nonmelanoma skin cancer, suggesting that the commonly used method, which previously had not been validated, may be unreliable.
Researchers confirmed an association between tanning bed use and an increased risk for three common skin cancers — basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma.
Heavy drinking is not associated with one of the two most common types of gullet (oesophageal) cancer, according to this study.
When do organs know to stop growing? The answer could be useful in regenerative medicine, and also in cancer- where there â€œstop growingâ€ signals either arenâ€™t issued or arenâ€™t listened to.
Sharing printed educational materials about the risk of squamous cell carcinoma with kidney transplant recipients appeared to be effective at increasing skin self-examination and encouraging follow-up with a dermatologist to determine risk of cancer.
The identification of an oncogene (called BRF2) specific to lung squamous cell carcinoma suggests that genetic activation of this oncogene could be used as an identification marker for this type of lung cancer.
The spread of cancer cells in the tongue may be reduced if a gene that regulates cancer cell migration can be controlled.
Today during the 88th General Session & Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research, in Barcelona, Spain, presenting author J. Meyle, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany, will present an abstract titled "P. gingivalis Infection and Immune Evasion of Oral Carcinomas."
HPV infection heightens the risk of developing certain skin cancers and is worsened if people are taking immunosuppression drugs.