Skin cancer, light micrograph

Skin cancer, light micrograph

C026/4042 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 5.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Light microscopy of squamous cell carcinoma of skin. A type of skin cancer characterized by abnormal growth of superficial epithelial cells resulting in excessive amounts of keratin seen on the surface. The cancer also grows into the deeper dermal region and may be locally invasive. Inflammatory reactions accompany this local spread. Commonly caused by solar radiation but also by burns, chemical carcinogens or chronic ulcers. In some cases this cancer may spread to local lymph nodes. Magnification x20 when height printed at 10 cm.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: biological, biology, cancer, carcinoma, dermatology, dermatopathology, dermis, epidermis, histological, histology, keratin, light micrograph, light microscopy, section, skin, skin cancer, skin carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.