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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.
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ba′sal cell` carcino′ma

a common and usu. curable skin cancer that arises from basal cells of the epithelium.
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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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On histological analysis,the most common skin malignancy noted was basal cell carcinoma comprising 45 cases (45%), followed by squamous cell carcinoma comprising 25 cases (25%).
The objective of the study is to analyse the different histopathological patterns of Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) in 30 consecutive cases of basal cell carcinoma.
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