Research report on the global non-melanoma skin cancer market
Published on August 13, 2014 at 9:35 AM
Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Non-melanoma Skin Cancer Market 2014-2018
About Non-melanoma Skin Cancer
Non-melanoma skin cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the world. It develops in the upper layers of the skin, but not in melanocytes. There are two types of non-melanoma skin cancer: BCC, which starts in the basal cells, and SCC, which starts in the squamous cells. BCC usually develops in the areas such as the head and neck, whereas SCC starts in the face, ears, neck, lips, and backs of the hands. These can also grow in wounds or chronic skin sores. Non-melanoma skin cancer is caused by unprotected and excessive exposure to UV radiation. It affects men more than women. It can be cured effectively if it is detected early. Treatment for non-melanoma skin cancer includes surgery, laser therapy, cryotherapy, creams, radiotherapy, chemotherapy, and PDT.
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Non-melanoma Skin Cancer market to grow at a CAGR of 27.93 percent over the period 2013-2018.
Covered in this Report
This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Non-melanoma Skin Cancer market for the period 2014-2018. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the following segments:
- Chemotherapy, which includes drugs used in the treatment of SCC, BCC, and actinic keratosis
- Non-invasive Treatments, which include PDT, radiotherapy, cryotherapy, and laser therapy
TechNavio's report, the Global Non-melanoma Skin Cancer Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas and, the EMEA and the APAC region; and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.