Learn About Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma

What is the definition of Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma?
Squamous cell skin carcinoma is a type of skin cancer that most often appears on areas of the skin exposed to the sun, such as the scalp, ears, lips, and backs of hands. Squamous cell skin carcinoma can also appear inside the mouth, on the genitals, and on the underside of the feet.
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What are the symptoms of Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma?
Symptoms of squamous cell skin carcinoma include the appearance on the skin of a firm, red nodule or a flat sore with a scaly crust; a new sore on an old scar; a rough scaly patch on the lip that progresses to an open sore; a red sore or rough patch inside the mouth; or a red, raised patch or sore that looks like a wart on the genitals or the anus.
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What are the current treatments for Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma?
Treatments for squamous cell skin carcinoma depend on the area affected and whether the tumor has spread. Treatments for squamous cell skin carcinoma of the skin may include surgery; photodynamic therapy; chemotherapy; radiation therapy; targeted drug therapy; immunotherapy; such as cemiplimab-rwlc; and palliative therapy.
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What are the latest Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma Clinical Trials?
A Phase Ib Study of Concurrent Chemoradiation in Combination With or Without PD1 Inhibitor AB122 Adenosine 2a Receptor / Adenosine 2b Receptor Inhibitor AB928 Therapies in Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancers (PANTHEoN)

Summary: The purpose of this study is to test the safety and tolerability of chemotherapy and radiation in combination with the investigational study drugs zimberelimab (AB122) and etrumadenant (AB928) in subjects with a locally advances head or neck cancer. The study will also ask how the study drugs change the following: The microbiome that lives in the mouth and on the skin Immune cells as they respond ...

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A Single Arm Phase 2 Study of Talimogene Laherparepvec in Patients With Cutaneous Squamous Cell Cancer

Summary: This is single arm a Phase 2, single center study of talimogene laherparepvec (TVEC) to treat low risk cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas (cSCC).

What are the Latest Advances for Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma?
Anal cancer with isolated ischial fossa lymph node metastases: A rare entity in the oligometastatic dilemma.
Application of transverse cervical artery flap in laryngeal function preservation surgery of hypopharyngeal carcinoma.
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Efficacy and safety of carboplatin with nab-paclitaxel versus docetaxel in older patients with squamous non-small-cell lung cancer (CAPITAL): a randomised, multicentre, open-label, phase 3 trial.