This section will help you to find out more about basal cell (BCC or rodent ulcer) and squamous cell (SCC) carcinomas of the skin. These are sometimes called non melanomas.
Melanoma is another type of skin cancer and is treated differently. Information on this type of skin cancer is in the melanoma section
If you have been affected by cancer in some way and would like to talk to someone about what you have read or need help finding information - you are welcome to drop into any Maggie’s Centre or to visit Maggie’s Online Centre and talk with a cancer support specialist.