Squamous cell carcinoma

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As the name implies, squamous cell carcinomas derive from the cutaneous epithelium, often as a result of exposure to environmental carcinogens such as ultraviolet light, arsenic, or ionizing radiation.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationxPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9780080552323
Publication statusPublished - 2011


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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Hansen, L. A. (2011). Squamous cell carcinoma. In xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference (pp. 1-4). Elsevier Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-008055232-3.60835-9