Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Skin Cancer Overview

The book Skin Cancer Overview is divided into three sections to cover the most essential topics in skin cancer research: Etiology, Diagnosis and Treatment, and Prevention. Due to the complexity of skin cancer, this book attempts to not only provide the basic knowledge, but also present the novel trends of skin cancer research. All chapters were written by experts from around the world. It will be a good handbook for researchers with interests in skin cancer.

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Skin Cancer OverviewEdited by Yaguang Xi

Published: December 16th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/2440

ISBN: 978-953-307-746-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6613-9

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

31332 Total Chapter Downloads

8 Crossref Citations

26 Web of Science Citations

26 Dimensions Citations


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1. Photodermatoses and Skin Cancer

By Serena Lembo, Nicola Balato, Annunziata Raimondo, Martina Mattii, Anna Balato and Giuseppe Monfrecola


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2. Desmosomal Cadherins in Basal Cell Carcinomas

By Justyna Gornowicz-Porowska, Monika Bowszyc-Dmochowska and Marian Dmochowski


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3. Basal Cell Carcinoma

By Yalçın Tüzün, Zekayi Kutlubay, Burhan Engin and Server Serdaroğlu


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4. An Overview on Basal Cell Carcinoma

By Gulden Avci


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5. Determination of Melanoma Lateral and Depth Margins: Potential for Treatment Planning and Five-Year Survival Rate

By Tianyi Wang, Jinze Qiu and Thomas E. Milner


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6. Differential Scanning Calorimetry, as a New Method to Monitor Human Plasma in Melanoma Patients with Regional Lymph Node or Distal Metastases

By Andrea Ferencz, Tamás Fekecs and Dénes Lőrinczy


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7. New Technology in High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy with Surface Applicators for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Treatment: Electronic Miniature X-Ray Brachytherapy

By Yi Rong and James S. Welsh


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8. Chemoprevention of Skin Cancer with Dietary Phytochemicals

By BuHyun Youn and Hee Jung Yang


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9. Bioactive Food Components for Melanoma: An Overview

By Imtiaz A. Siddiqui, Rohinton S. Tarapore, Jean Christopher Chamcheu and Hasan Mukhtar


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