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spindle cell skin cancer

A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience in Urology
Malignant mutation. : A genetic event that alters the normal cell cycle of a skin cell can transform it into a malignancy. Inherited faults of dna repair, along with tissue ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Basal cell cancer: I am notmxpsure I have ever heard of a vascular cell skin cancer. Generally it doesn't lead to another type of skin cancer but is likely indicative th ... Read More
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A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mike Bowman
18 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Different things...: Squamous cell skin cancer (scca) can take different appearances. In general the lesion will progressively enlarge. It is usually scaly and dry appe ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
Spread is rare: Squamous cell cancer of the skin remains localized for many years and therefore is curable when excised with a small operation. it can spread if negle ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Locally bad: Basal cell will get bigger. Get this taken care of now.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Pichler
55 years experience in Facial Plastic Surgery
Basal cell cancer: Basal cell cancer, the second most common skin cancer, is very slow growing. Depending on the location, on how perceptive and how educated one is abo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Rosato
35 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Usually not. : However some skin cancer can look like moles or other common growths. It is best to be checked by your doctor or dermatologist once a year. More frequ ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Davant
48 years experience in Family Medicine
Years sometimes: Basal cells start small and some can be very slow growing. Some people get used to them and don't worry unless they bleed or people start asking about ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Barry Press
43 years experience in Plastic Surgery
See below: Basal cell cancer almost never metastasizes, but untreated, will continue to grow. It is easily treated at an early stage, but if its growth involves ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
45 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Basal Cell Ca mortal: Not really. BCC is one of the less aggressive skin cancers. Best to discuss with your doctor or dermatologist in detail.
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