Multiple pigmented basal cell carcinomas.

  title={Multiple pigmented basal cell carcinomas.},
  author={Tsuyoshi Shoji and Jessie Lee and Seok Ho Hong and Chil Hwan Oh and Wan Keun Kim and Jag Bhawan},
  journal={The American Journal of dermatopathology},
  volume={20 2},
Basal cell carcinoma is the most common of all skin cancers and the most prevalent one among Caucasians. Rarely, these tumors are seen in other races. We report a 77-year-old Korean woman who presented with multiple darkly pigmented enlarging nodules on her scalp, face, trunk, and extremities. The patient had first noted a 6-mm pigmented lesion on her left eyebrow 10 years previously. Since then, other lesions had appeared in many locations on her body. She had been otherwise healthy and… CONTINUE READING