Mohs Surgery Q&A
Recurrence + Mohs Surgery
I have had 2 separate spots of basal cell carcinoma in the past and both were surgically removed. I now have two additional areas (on my nose and... READ MORE
Which Surgery for Nodular Basal Cell Lesion on Left Distal Nose (Bordering on the Tip and Just Left of the Mid-line)?
Punch biopsy shows nodular pigmented basal cell. It looks small but sits on the upper rim/edge of a crater scar from radiation of an "aggressive"... READ MORE
Had a lesion removed from left temple area. Dx was bcc. Recurred ~ 8 months later but smaller-about 5mm diameter. 2 schools of thought: 1. because... READ MORE
I had a bcc removed last year,I have read of surveys that seem to suggest that I am at greater risk of more serious internal cancers,also that I will... READ MORE
Should this pigmented nodular basal cell carcinoma be re-read by a dermatopathologist? Is the risk of recurrence increased?
A 63yo male developed a suspicious 7 x 8 mm raised lesion in the right pubic area over 2-3 months. An elliptical excisional biopsy was done by a... READ MORE