|What is Merkel Cell Carcinoma Symptom?|
Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare type of skin cancer often looks like a cyst, pimple or sty. It can even be mistaken for an insect bite. MCC tends to spread quickly. This red to violet-colored growth may look harmless. With early detection and treatment, merkel cell carcinoma can be well contained and even cured. Treatment becomes more difficult as the tumor grows and spreads, but aggressive therapy can still lead to high rates of survival. There are several symptom of merkel cell carcinoma:
Asymptomatic Merkel cell carcinoma is a growth that does not feel tender or painful. Typically, Merkel cell carcinoma will not feel pain when the pain grows and only when the probe. Shaped like acne very confusing patients.
- Expands (grows) rapidly
Disease Merkel cell carcinoma is a disease that can grows rapidly. This is because the skin is believed to be infected by unhealthy air. In addition, skin cancer is easily spread through water. If people have skin problem that raised reddish inner bark and does not heal, please consult your doctor for advice.
- Immune system may be weakened
Merkel cell carcinoma usually will cause the body is weak and tired easily. This is because the tissue-damaged skin tissue surrounded by cancer cells that prevents fresh air is absorbed into the skin. If the body is not enough oxygen, the body will tired easily. It is recommended to those suffering from the disease to drink boiled water enough.
- Older than 50 years of age
Most cases are diagnosed in people aged 50 and older.
- Ultraviolet (UV) exposure
Merkel cell carcinoma tends to develop on skin that has received years of UV exposure. Usually it appears at the face, neck and head. Skins that are often exposed to sunlight are at high risk for this disease. Usually the sunburn and skin color changes. Skin will look reddish like small spots.