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Can photodynamic therapy treat basal cell cancer?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Yes pdt could treat superficial basal cell carcinoma but it is not adequate for a deeper or most basal cell carcinomas.

In brief: No

Yes pdt could treat superficial basal cell carcinoma but it is not adequate for a deeper or most basal cell carcinomas.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Early BCC or AK

It is sometimes successful in treating early bcc and actinic keratosis if caught early.
Follow up is required to ensure eradication and evaluate for possible field change.

In brief: Early BCC or AK

It is sometimes successful in treating early bcc and actinic keratosis if caught early.
Follow up is required to ensure eradication and evaluate for possible field change.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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