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Merkel Cell Carcinoma (MCC) Skin Cancer

Merkel Cell Carcinoma (MCC) Skin Cancer

Neuroendocrine Cancer UK is supporting Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare, highly aggressive skin cancer, primarily affecting older patients, and thought to arise from the cutaneous Merkel cell, a neuroendocrine cell. The exact cause of...
Merkel Cell Carcinoma (MCC) Skin Cancer

Merkel Cell Carcinoma (MCC)

Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare, highly aggressive skin cancer, primarily affecting older patients, and thought to arise from the cutaneous Merkel cell, a neuroendocrine cell.  The exact cause of Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is not known. Factors strongly...