Skin cancer

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Skin cancer is typically treated by a multidisciplinary team including, for example, oncologists, radiologists, and pathologists. If you should need some form of reconstructive surgery following your treatment, this will require referral to a plastic surgeon. In addition, your skin cancer specialist will be able to call upon other medical experts to offer support as required.
ICD codes for this diseases: C44, C46, L57, D03, C43

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Skin cancer cases in Germany

29.052 cases in the year 2018
29.644 cases in the year 2022 ( Prognosis )

The predicted increase in case numbers is based on population growth data from the Federal and State Statistical Offices. The calculation is made for each age group, so that demographic effects are taken into account. The case numbers are based on a network of different sources available to the public. By means of data analysis procedures, these figures are processed and made available to our users.

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