Recurrence + Mohs Surgery Q&A
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
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
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
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