Definitions for "Squamous cell cancer"
Keywords:  scc, bcc, epithelium, carcinoma, cancer
A cancer of squamous epithelium.
A cancer that develops from squamous cells found in the skin that covers the outside and lines the inside of the body. For example, a squamous cell cancer of the lung develops from the cells that line the airways.
a slow-growing cancer in cells in the top layer of the skin.