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Basal cell carcinoma

Known as: Basal cell carcinomas, BCC, Carcinoma, Basal Cell 
The most frequently seen skin cancer. It arises from basal cells of the epidermis and pilosebaceous units. Clinically it is divided into the… Expand
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Review
2020
Review
2020
To the Editor — Advances in genotyping and sequencing technologies, the growing availability of electronic health records for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Alterations in hedgehog signaling are implicated in the pathogenesis of basal-cell carcinoma. Although most basal-cell… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
  • E. Epstein
  • Nature Reviews Cancer
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 6022750
Basal cell carcinomas (BCCs) were essentially a molecular 'black box' until some 12 years ago, when identification of a genetic… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
This article represents a planned regular updating of the previous British Association of Dermatologists guidelines for the… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The use of sunscreens on the skin can prevent sunburn but whether long-term use can prevent skin cancer is not known… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCC; Gorlin syndrome), an autosomal dominant disorder linked to 9q22.3-q31, and caused by… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Mutations in the tumor suppressor gene PATCHED (PTC) are found in human patients with the basal cell nevus syndrome, a disease… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCCS) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by multiple basal cell… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Objective. —To determine whether a nutritional supplement of selenium will decrease the incidence of cancer. Design. —A… Expand
Review
1989
Review
1989
We reviewed all studies (since 1947) reporting recurrence rates for treatment of primary (previously untreated) basal cell… Expand