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date: 27 September 2020

Nonmelanoma skin cancers (basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma) are the most common malignancies in the United States. Both basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas commonly occur on sun-exposed skin areas. The strongest risk factors for melanoma are a family history of melanoma, multiple benign or atypical nevi, and a previous melanoma. Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma is a non-Hodgkin lymphoma characterized by expansion of malignant T cells within the skin. The most common clinical presentations are mycosis fungoides and Sézary syndrome.

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