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Superficial basal cell carcinoma

Superficial basal cell carcinoma: Introduction

Superficial basal cell carcinoma: A common form of skin cancer which appears as irregular scaly plaques and grows slowly over a period of months or years. The cancer originates from the innermost cells (basal cells) of the top skin layer. These cancers generally occur on the parts of the skin that tend to have the most sun exposure e.g. face, shoulders, back, neck and scalp. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Superficial basal cell carcinoma is available below.

Symptoms of Superficial basal cell carcinoma

  • Pink scaly skin plaque
  • Red scaly skin plaque
  • Skin plaque which bleeds easily
  • Skin plaque which ulcerates easily
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Treatments for Superficial basal cell carcinoma

  • Surgical removal, photodynamic therapy, cryosurgery, radiation, topical medications - imiquimod, 5-Fluorouracil
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Causes of Superficial basal cell carcinoma

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Misdiagnosis and Superficial basal cell carcinoma

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Prognosis for Superficial basal cell carcinoma

Prognosis for Superficial basal cell carcinoma: Most cases respond well to timely treatment.

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More information about Superficial basal cell carcinoma

  1. Superficial basal cell carcinoma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis
 

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