Melinda Yushak, MD | Authors

Articles

Overview of Merkel Cell Carcinoma

January 02, 2018

Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare but potentially lethal skin cancer that has traditionally been treated with surgery, radiation, and in advanced cases, chemotherapy. Patients with even localized disease have a high risk of recurrence and those who develop metastatic disease have had a poor overall survival.