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Basal cell carcinoma is the most common form of skin cancer, it is non-melanoma. It can present as a shiny nodule or a patch similar to eczema. Most cases appear on areas that have been repeatedly exposed to the sun.
Spotting the signs of basal cell carcinoma (BCC)
By Dr Raj Mallipeddi2019-02-19
It is the most common type of skin cancer – but it can be fiendishly difficult to detect, because there is no “one” way it should look. In fact, there are over 20 growth patterns, some of which are hard to distinguish from an ordinary rash or spot. We asked Dr Raj Mallipeddi to explain the different types of basal cell carcinoma, what they can look like, and when you should see a doctor. See more