Skin Cancer & Melanoma: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment

May 27, 2016

Skin Cancer is abnormal growth of skin cells, often develops on skin exposed to the sun. However, this common form of cancer can also occur in the area of the skin that men living in sunlight. There are three primary classifications of skin cancer – basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell, carcinoma, and melanoma. You can decrease the risk of skin cancer by limiting exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation. Check your…

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What is Actinic Cheilitis (AC)?

September 16, 2017

What is Actinic cheilitis Actinic cheilitis manifests a diffuse or patchy dryness and variable thickening of the vermillion of the lower lip. The prevalent form of actinic cheilitis is due to chronic sun exposure. It is also called actinic cheilosis, solar cheilitis and sometimes, actinic cheilitis with histological atypia. AC almost always affects the lower lips and only rarely the upper lip, probably because of the lower lip more exposed…

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