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View in Spanish: Cáncer de piel sin melanoma en estadio I

Stage I nonmelanoma skin cancer (… non-MEH-luh-NOH-muh skin KAN-ser)
Cancer that forms in squamous cells or basal cells in the skin. The tumor is no more than 2 centimeters.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.