Basal cell carcinoma of the eyelids.

  title={Basal cell carcinoma of the eyelids.},
  author={Venkatesh C. Prabhakaran and Aanchal Gupta and Shyamala C. Huilgol and Dinesh Selva},
  journal={Comprehensive ophthalmology update},
  volume={8 1},
Basal cell carcinoma is the most common malignancy in humans, and it is also the most frequent periocular malignancy. Although a slow-growing tumor, it can lead to significant morbidity in the periocular region as a result of orbital invasion. As clinical presentation can be very variable, biopsy is recommended for all suspicious lesions. Management needs to be individualized, taking into account patient factors, tumor characteristics, and histological subtype. Several treatment modalities have… CONTINUE READING

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