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Squamous Cell Carcinoma Directory

Squamous cell skin carcinoma is a type of skin cancer that develops in the flat cells in the upper layers of the skin. These cells are called squamous cells. Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is the second most common type of skin cancer. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how squamous cell skin carcinoma develops, how to spot it, how to treat it, and much more.

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Think you're not at risk for skin cancer? You may be ignoring the signs.

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