A 44-year-old member asked:
is there a good cure for basal cell carcinoma skin cancer?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Barry Handler answered
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Options: Superficial basal cell can be treated with radiation, topical creams Aldara (imiquimod) and effudex, burning and scraping or surgical excision. Deeper basal cells are treated with radiation, scraping or excision. I prefer excision with clearance of margins by a pathologist.
Answered on May 4, 2015
Dr. Travis Kidner answered
17 years experience Surgical Oncology
Surgery: Surgical excision.
Answered on May 10, 2013
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