Lasers in the treatment of nonmelanoma skin cancer.

  title={Lasers in the treatment of nonmelanoma skin cancer.},
  author={Sonal Choudhary and Jennifer Tang and Mohamed L Elsaie and Keyvan Nouri},
  journal={Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]},
  volume={37 4},
BACKGROUND Nonmelanoma skin cancers (NMSCs) constitute the largest proportion of cancers worldwide, especially in the Western population, making it essential to develop methods to manage these cancers. Ultraviolet (UV) light being the most significant culprit in the development of NMSCs makes the sun-exposed parts of the body, such as face and extremities, the most vulnerable to develop these tumors. Early diagnosis and emphasis on cosmesis are vital while treating them especially, in patients… CONTINUE READING