dermatology
Skin cancers

New data on anatomical distribution of NMSC will help prioritise excisions of lesions

Age and gender may influence non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) type and anatomical location, an Australian study has shown. Plastic surgeons at Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide reviewed 22,303 NMSC excisions performed at the hospital between January 2012 and December 2017. After mapping NMSC lesions across 100 skin regions and accounting for age and gender, the investigators ...

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