Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is one of types of cancer that is caused by factors like over exposure to the sun, which causes the cells to become abnormal and grow out of control, attacking the tissue surrounding them. There are several types of skin cancer and one is known as Melanoma and affects the skin cells called melanocytes, which can spread and is the most serious type of skin cancer. Skin cancer can also be caused by Atypical moles, which can fade into the skin, change color, become lumpy, or that become crusty, ooze or bleed. Skin cancer also tends to run in families and the most common treatment is surgery.