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Image Number 912 (Basal cell carcinoma)

 
Morphology:
Atrophy

Diagnosis: Basal cell carcinoma

Site: Scalp

Sex: F

Age: 65

Type: Clinical

Description: an ulcerative atrophic skin lesion over scalp

Submitted by: Ebtisam Elghblawi

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Differential Diagnosis

History: It is a malignant epithelial cell tumor that begins as a papule (a small, circumscribed, solid elevation of the skin) and enlarges peripherally, developing into a crater that erodes, crusts and bleeds. was confirmed by skin biopsy.

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