Skin cancer (non melanoma)
All about non melanoma skin cancers - basal cell and squamous cell skin cancers - including symptoms and causes, tests to diagnose skin cancer, treatment including surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy and current research. Living with skin cancer covers coping with your diagnosis, preventing future skin cancers and skin care.
If you are looking for information about the skin cancer that develops from abnormal moles (melanoma) this is not the right section for you. There is a separate section about melanoma.
Join our forum
Did you know that Cancer Research UK has an online forum for people affected by cancer? Cancer Chat is your space to talk about cancer.
- News: Don’t take vitamin B3 to prevent skin cancer – stick with shade
- 15 May 2015
- News: From snapshot to family tree – writing the evolutionary rule book of cancer
- 15 Apr 2015
- News: Science Snaps: exposing melanoma’s ‘safe haven’ to help tackle drug resistance
- 13 Apr 2015
Rated 3 out of 5 based on 19 votes
Question about cancer? Contact our information nurse team