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Cancer Talk Blog

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 4:27pm

The skin is the largest organ in the body, and skin cancer is the most common of all cancers. There are three main types of skin cancer: squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma and melanoma. Of these, melanoma is the most dangerous. While it accounts for only about 1% of all skin cancers diagnosed in the United States, it has the highest mortality rate of all skin cancers. It’s estimated that this year melanoma will cause 7,230 deaths, or approximately one death per hour.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 4:45pm

When it comes to skin cancer, we have some good news and some bad news.

First, the bad news: skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the United States. Each year, nearly 5 million people are treated for skin cancer, and in the last three decades, more Americans have had skin cancer than all other cancers combined.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 1:59pm
Patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) that did not respond to treatment or that came back after two previous treatments had few remaining options — until now.

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