Published in Cancer Weekly, August 5th, 2003
Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin (SCC) was the fourth most common cancer in men and women in Sweden in 1998, and has been the most rapidly increasing type of cancer in Sweden in the last 20 years, according to the article, published in the Archives of Dermatology.
Kari Hemminki, MD, PhD, of Karolinska Institute, Huddinge, Sweden and colleagues obtained cancer data from the Swedish Cancer Registry from 1961 through 1998 and included 1907 invasive SCCs in offspring and 12,702 and 7167 in fathers and...
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