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Squamous cell carcinoma is a type of skin cancer that develops in the flat cells in the upper layers of the skin. These cells are called squamous cells. Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is the second most common type of skin cancer. Follow the links below to find BootsWebMD's comprehensive coverage about how squamous cell carcinoma develops, how to spot it, how its treated and much more.

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Thumbnail: Skin cancer and lower risk of Alzheimer's disease

People who have non-melanoma skin cancer may be less likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease, according to new research published in the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

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