What Are the Types of Basal Cell Carcinoma?

Q:
What are the types of basal cell carcinoma?

A:
Basal cell carcinoma can be divided into several types, including:

  • Superficial basal cell carcinoma
    This is a common type and can be often found on the upper trunk and shoulders.
  • Nodular basal cell carcinoma
    This tends to appear on the face.
  • Pigmented basal cell carcinoma
    This is a relatively rare type of the tumor.
  • Morphea-like basal cell carcinoma
    Doctors often use Mohs surgery to treat it.

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