Basal cell carcinomas (BCCs) that arise in sun-protected sites are quite uncommon. We report a case of BCC of the areola, which is extremely rare. Mohs micrographic surgery was used for the treatment. The etiologic factors of BCCs in sun-protected areas are discussed, and previous studies regarding the treatment modalities are reviewed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2005|
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