Identify the epidermal layer(s) in which the following cancers arise: (a) basal cell carcinoma; (b) malignant melanoma; (c) squamous cell carcinoma.
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(a) basal cell carcinoma; arise from deepest layer of the epidermis.
(b) malignant melanoma; The middle layer containing melanocytes
(c) squamous cell carcinoma.-superficial or upper part of epidermis
Could you please give specific names for the epidermal layers such as stratum spinosum, stratum granulosum, stratum lucidum, and other ones?
I was traveling with a tablet ,let me arrive in the house and confirm specific names for you. Are you studying dermatology or pathology?
Thank you and actually it is A& P, but we are discussing the Integumentary system.
Wish you well in your studies, I will send you specific names
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