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Basal Cell Carcinoma
Tuesday, 07 April 2009 20:16

 

What is Basal Cell Carcinoma? What is the treatment for Basal Cell Carcinoma?

 

Basal cell carcinoma is a common cancer of the eyelids and face. It typically causes a poorly healing lesion on the eyelid or around the eye that does not heal over time. The basal cells lesions are usually round with a depressed center. If not treated basal cell carcinoma can invade local structures. It will rarely metastasize. Treatment includes surgically removing the entire lesion.

 

Treatment

Surgically removing lesion

 

Last Updated on Monday, 14 January 2013 00:12
 

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