SCC is the second most kind of skin cancer. It originates from the squamous cells of the skin which are present towards the top of the epidermis (outermost layer of the skin).
Squamous cell cancer of the develops on the neck, head, forearms, hands (sun exposed parts) and are usually because of long-term ultraviolet light exposure.
Squamous cell cancer scan developed into a potentially life-threatening cancer if it is allowed to grow and checked. It can spread to the lymph glands and to other parts of the body, eventually leading to death.