nonmelanoma skin cancer

Pronunciation: (non-MEH-luh-NOH-muh skin KAN-ser)

Skin cancer that forms in the lower part of the epidermis (the outer layer of the skin) or in squamous cells, but not in melanocytes (skin cells that make pigment).

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Date last modified: 2010-06-08Skin Cancer (Including Melanoma)Cáncer de piel