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How can the sun cause skin cancer?

9 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Shifrin
Surgery - Plastics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Uv rays

Uvb and uva cause d dimer formation in your cells RNA which leads to cancer.
In laymen's terms, the uv light damages the cells foundation which leads to cancer.

In brief: Uv rays

Uvb and uva cause d dimer formation in your cells RNA which leads to cancer.
In laymen's terms, the uv light damages the cells foundation which leads to cancer.
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Dr. Scott Zevon
Surgery - Plastics
2 doctors agree

In brief: UV Rays

By damaging the skin's cellular dna, excessive uv radiation produces genetic mutations that can lead to skin cancer.

In brief: UV Rays

By damaging the skin's cellular dna, excessive uv radiation produces genetic mutations that can lead to skin cancer.
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Dr. Travis Kidner
Surgery - Oncology

In brief: UV radiation

Uv radiation from the sun causes damage to the dna in the skin leading to mutations and cancer.

In brief: UV radiation

Uv radiation from the sun causes damage to the dna in the skin leading to mutations and cancer.
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