Two Different Types Of Melanoma: What You Should Know
When most people think about skin cancer, they assume that all skin cancer is created equal. However, there are all sorts of skin cancer types, each with different characteristics and different treatment protocols. Skin cancer can be divided into two categories which can both then be divided into several types of skin cancer. The two categories are melanoma and carcinoma. Because one in five people in the United States will develop some form of skin cancer in their lifetime, it is important to understand more about the different skin cancer types.