basal cell carcinoma

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basal cell carcinoma

A slow-growing, locally invasive, but rarely metastasizing neoplasm of the skin derived from basal cells of the epidermis or hair follicles.

ba′sal cell` carcino′ma

a common and usu. curable skin cancer that arises from basal cells of the epithelium.

ba·sal cell car·ci·no·ma

n. carcinoma de célula basal, neoplasma epitelial de crecimiento moderado invasivo derivado de células basales de la epidermis o de folículos pilosos.
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Synonyms for pleomorphic basal cell carcinoma Synonyms Reference Basal cell epithelioma with monster cells 11 Basal cell carcinoma with pleomorphic giant cells 13,17 Basal cell epithelioma with giant cells and nuclear atypia 7 Basal cell epithelioma with giant tumor cells 9,10,15,16 Basalioma with the presence of giant cells with multiple 8 nuclei Pleomorphic basal cell carcinoma 12,15 Table 2.
The recurrent basal cell epithelioma: A study of 100 cases of recurrent, retreated basal cell epitheliomas.

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