Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)
Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) arises in the outer layer of skin cells.
For more information on types of skin cancer, see the Australasian College of Dermatologists website.
1 National Cancer Control Initiative 2003. The 2002 national non-melanoma skin cancer survey: A report by the NCCI Non-melanoma Skin Cancer Working Group for the state and territory cancer councils. Melbourne. NCCI
2 Australian Institute of Health and Welfare and Australasian Association of Cancer Registries (2008). Cancer in Australia: an overview, 2008. AIHW cat. no. CAN 32. Canberra, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.