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Skin Tumors

  • Eugene Felmar
  • Michael M. Herbst
  • William G. Larsen
  • Denise K. C. Sur
  • Mark E. Wallace

Abstract

Skin tumors are prevalent, visible, and potentially dangerous. The comprehensive family practice approach relates to them at all levels: prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. Effective prevention of skin tumors is focused on evaluation of familial, environmental, and occupational factors that may contribute to their development. Family physicians are in an ideal position to educate patients to prevent skin cancer through limitation of recreational and occupational sun exposure.

Keywords

Basal Cell Carcinoma Actinic Keratosis Skin Tumor Cavernous Hemangioma Superficial Spreading Melanoma 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Eugene Felmar
  • Michael M. Herbst
  • William G. Larsen
  • Denise K. C. Sur
  • Mark E. Wallace

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