What are the Risk Factors for Basal and Squamous Cell Skin Cancer?

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Risk factors in skin cancers can add up to a lot of information that is useful for doctors treating cancer. Risk factors can include exposure to Ultraviolet light and rays from the sun, one’s age with more people being prone to skin cancer as they age, exposure to chemicals, exposure to radiation, as well as having fair skin. Men are also twice more likely to develop skin cancer than women.

If you’ve been diagnosed with skin cancer before, chances are you’re also more prone to it, as well if you have skin cancer in your family.

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