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What can I do to reduce the risk of Merkel cell carcinoma?
There are no known techniques to prevent MCC other than minimizing one's risk factors. Avoiding excess chronic sun exposure throughout one's life is generally recommended in the prevention of a variety of skin cancers.
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.