Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Market: Global Size, Trends, Competitive, Historical & Forecast Analysis, 2019-2025- Increasing prevalence of skin cancer globally is anticipated to drive the growth of Global Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Market.
Global Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Market is expected to reach more than USD 659.7 Million by 2025 with a CAGR of 6.2% over the forecast period.
Non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) is by far the most frequently diagnosed cancer around the globe. It is also one of the most common occupational diseases in Europe and its prevalence continues to increase. It affects more men than women and is more common in the elderly. It refers to the all types of cancer that occur in the skin which are not melanoma. Sometimes cells in the skin, change and no longer grow normally. These changes may lead to non-cancerous growths such as moles, dermatofibromas, warts and skin tags. But in some cases, these changes can cause non-melanoma skin cancer. It starts in round cells called basal cells and this type of cancer is called basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and makes up about 75%–80% of all skin cancers. It can also start in squamous cells of the skin and this type of cancer is called squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and makes up about 20% of all skin cancers. Non-melanoma skin cancer treatment depends on the type, size and location of cancer. Surgery is the main treatment for non-melanoma skin cancer which involves the removal of cancerous tumour and some of the surrounding skin. Other treatments include; freezing (cryotherapy), anti-cancer creams, radiotherapy and a form of light treatment called photodynamic therapy (PDT).
Global Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Market report is segmented on the basis of drug type, application, end-user and region & country level. Based upon drug type, global non-melanoma skin cancer market is classified into radiation therapy, photodynamic therapy and chemotherapy. Radiation therapy is further sub-divided into electronic brachytherapy, external beam radiation therapy and superficial radiation therapy. Based upon application, global non-melanoma skin cancer market is divided into basal cell carcinoma, T-cell lymphoma, squamous cell carcinoma and others. Based on end-user, the non-melanoma skin cancer market is classified into hospitals, specialty clinics and ambulatory surgical centers.