Aggressive Skin Cancer Rates Skyrocketing – Merkel Cell Carcinoma

Park and colleagues estimated that there were roughly 2800 cases in the United States in 2010, but she said about 40% of these ended the patients’ lives. In comparison, mortality from melanoma is approximately 8%.

Medscape article here.

What does Merkel Cell carcinoma look like?  Take a peek here.

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