Skin cancer is one of the most common types of cancer which is found in men and women both all over the world. Early diagnosis and accurate treatments are essential to cure this dreadful cancer disease. Facial skin cancer is a universal skin cancer which can be healed with right healing technique.
Two popular types of skin cancers are very common which are found in patients and these are Basal Cell Carcinoma, Squamous cell Carcinoma and Malignant melanoma.
Basal Cell Carcinoma
This is the most common form of skin cancer. According to a research almost 8 out of 10 cancer cases are found only this type of cancer disease. This type of cancer has the very less chance to spread to other parts of the body.
Squamous cell Carcinoma
Medical science says that it is more harmful than the Basal Cell Carcinoma and has less chance to spread to other parts of the body in the advance stage.
This is the most serious form of the skin cancer which has a high risk of spreading the melanoma disease to other parts of the body.
Diagnosis of skin cancer
In initial stage, Skin cancers usually occur on the parts of the skin which are generally exposed to the sun, such as scalp, arms, lips, face, ears, neck, and limbs. In initial stage, the growth may be benign (non-cancerous), but it needs to be examined thoroughly and need early treatment so that it cannot form any malignant tumor. Thus, a regular examination of the rashes, patches, and large sized moles, on the skin parts is essential for an early recognition of the cancer.
Popular Skin Cancer Treatment
The treatment is customized according to the types and stages of the tumor. If malignant tumor is attached to the vital parts of the skin, then the surgery is advised. In surgery, some healthy tissues and cells are also removed to block growth of melanoma cells.
This is another famous technique where malignant cells are cooled to very low temperature with liquid nitrogen, and then it is activated with medicine, then beam therapy is used to reduce the effect of the malignant tumor.
It is used when the size of the tumor is big and the cancer is hard to treat. Moreover, when the nature and depth of the tumor is unknown, then this surgery is very helpful. In this therapy, the layers of the tissues are examined through a microscope and then these layers are cut out in an accurate way.
Some alternative techniques for Skin Cancer Treatment
Some alternative techniques have been used for Skin Cancer Treatment which are scientifically proven and used under the guidance of doctors. Some nutritious diets reduce the effect of malignant cells like diet enriched with vitamin-D like milk, egg, soya, cereal breakfast, food rich in fat, folic acid, fish, pumpkin, carrots, and broccoli. Besides from these elements, fruits containing antioxidants like apple, orange help to reduce the chance of affecting from skin cancers. Some nutritious diets full of proteins like meat, fish and others may help to reduce the size of the tumor.