Dermatology screening and prevention

Dermatology screening and treatment has offered promise for earlier detection and higher cure rates.  prevention of cancer and the science of screening appropriate individuals at high-risk of developing Melanoma, is gaining interest. In general, basal cell carcinomas and the most common squamous cell carcinomas are related to chronic sun exposure and are cured by surgical removal. Although melanoma can be successfully cured in its early stages, it is the most common fatal form of skin cancer, accounting for more than 79% of all skin cancer–related deaths. The chance of an individual developing cancer depends on both genetic (inherited) and non-genetic (environmental) factors