NMSC requires more aggressive screening, treatment, doctor says

November 1, 2004

Zurich - Although data on the incidence and prevalence of non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) remain limited, Dr. Rolf-Markus Szeimies of the department of dermatology, University of Regensburg Hospital, Germany, has compiled epidemiologic data demonstrating an increased incidence of actinic keratosis (AK), squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and basal cell carcinoma (BCC).