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Who gets squamous cell carcinoma?

People at greatest risk of developing squamous cell carcinoma include those who have been sunburnt, who have accumulated long-term exposure to the sun (for instance by working outdoors), people who sunbathe or use tanning beds, people with a family history of the condition, fair-skinned people and those with weakened immune systems.

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Author: Jonathan Meddings BMedLabSc (Hons)
First answered: 22 Sep 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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Category: Melanoma


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