Difference between revisions of "Basal cell carcinoma"

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Revision as of 00:18, 23 January 2018

Background

  • Most common skin malignancy
  • Rarely a metastatic process

Clinical Features

  • Slow growing
  • Usually head and neck
  • Only where hair follicles exist
  • Pearly nodule with telangiectatic vessels, rolled border and central ulceration
Basal cell carcinoma.JPG

Differential Diagnosis

Rash

Evaluation

Management

Disposition

See Also

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