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What Does Skin Cancer On The Nose Look Like
Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more
Yes: The skin cancer will spread and be locally destructive which can result in complete loss of the nose. It can then spread to affect the rest of the face and can even spread in the nerves to the brain. Some types of skin cancer can metastasize into the bloodstream or lymphatics and then spread to the rest of the body which can be fatal. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Small papule that is skin coloured on the side of nose grows back when scratched and bleeds. What could this be? Skin cancer?
Small red lesion on nose that won't go away, when scratched it bleeds but stays. Also dry flaking skin around nose. Is this skin cancer?
What is used on a large skin cancer removal wound (nose) that is healing naturally to help with new skin growth and/or for there to be less scarring?
Ask the DR!!!!!: Was it a MOHS procedure? Graft? Sutures? Dressing? Forget about magic pills or vitamins to reduce scars: they are bogus claims. Usually WATER is best for routine cleaning. Keep it lubricated with vaseline or Aquaphor. Bacitracin and neosporin are useless. Worse, they are common sensitizers which may cause allergic reactions and interfere with wound healing. Your surgeon MUST have carefully instruc ...Read more
I got skin poisioning 8 yrs ago. Ever sience then I have had a bump on my nose that hasstayed what could it be? I've been told it could be skin cancer.
Bump on nose: It would be very unusual for someone 25 to have a skin cancer on the nose. Not impossible, but unusual. It is easy for your dermatologist to shave it off flat with the skin and have it examined under the microscope. It is probably a fibrous papule or a dermal nevus or sebaceous hyperplasia but the biopsy procedure would tell and give you a cosmetic improvement anyway because the bump would be gone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have flaky skin on my legs and nose. I have had skin cancer on my nose. How do I stop flaky skin.
Can you have skin cancer at 35? I have a spot that looks like the pics on web of melenoma on my nose. Im scared, its noticeable and it peels.
Corner of my nose something like pimple formulating, hurts when I touch it both outside inside. Afraid it might be skin cancer. It is red. Please help?
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I found a spot on my nose that looks like it could be skin cancer but I was able to peel it off like a scab is it?
Skin is the largest and one of the most complex organs in the body composed of hundreds of different structures. Nearly any of these elements can degenerate into cancer. However the three most common are: basal cell, squamous cell and melanoma which occur in that order and degree of aggressiveness. Although heredity plays a major role, sun exposure and tobacco use & ...Read more
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