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Hear from the experts: What is skin cancer?

Posted by National Skin Cancer Centres on Aug 27, 2020 3:44:01 PM

What is skin cancer? In this short video, Dermoscopist Elena West answers your common questions about skin cancer including what it is, what causes it, and where you're most likely to find it.

Elena discusses the three main types of skin cancer: basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma, and describes the signs and symptoms of each.

Watch the full video now:

 

You can learn more about the types of skin cancer here. If you notice any new or changing lesions, book in for a skin cancer check as soon as you can, and don't forget your annual professional check-up!

Topics: skin cancer