Published: Sept. 2, 2011
Updated: Sept. 2, 2011
Skin cancer is divided into stages according to how big the cancer is, how far it has spread, and other factors.
One characteristic that determines the stages of basal cell and squamous cell skin cancer is whether the tumor has any “high-risk features.” These high-risk features include:
The stages of basal cell and squamous cell skin cancer are as follows:
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