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How is skin cancer diagnosed?

The only way to diagnose cancer is with a tissue biopsy. A pathologist will examine the biopsy under a microscope to see if the cells are cancerous.

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Author: Jonathan Meddings BMedLabSc (Hons)
First answered: 22 Sep 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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