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Image Number 1469 (Basal cell carcinoma)


Diagnosis: Basal cell carcinoma

Site: Forehead

Sex: M

Age: 38


Description: Nodulo-ulcerative lesion.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: A fair-skinned adult man presented with an oval, pinkish, translucent nodule (2x1cm) in the forehead with a prominent surface telangectases, rolled up border and a central scaphoid like ulcer. It has been excised with a suitable safe margin and sent for histological examination which proved a nodulo-ulcerative BCC diagnosis.

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