[8 min watch] Dermoscopy of squamous cell carcinoma

squamous cell carcinoma

In his latest skin cancer update video, Professor Giuseppe Argenziano looks at the clinical and dermoscopic characteristics of squamous cell carcinoma (SCC). Continue reading “[8 min watch] Dermoscopy of squamous cell carcinoma”

[5 min watch] Dermoscopy of basal cell carcinoma

basal cell carcinoma

In his latest skin cancer update video, Professor Giuseppe Argenziano looks at the most common non-melanoma skin cancer, basal cell carcinoma, and explains how to identify and differentiate BCCs with dermoscopy.
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Research summary: Guidelines for managing Spitz naevi

Spitz naevi

This month we revisit the important topic of Spitz naevi. I had reason to review the guidelines recently, because of a case I saw in my clinic. Since we don’t see these cases so often, I think it is useful to remind ourselves of the management protocol.
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[Podcast] Imiquimod for BCC

imiquimod

In this latest podcast, Prof David Wilkinson (Chief Medical Officer of National Skin Cancer Centres) speaks with Dr Yevgeny (Gene) Filanovsky (a Family Physician with Cutaneous Surgery and Skin Cancer Focus at Skin Care West, Canada) about how he uses imiquimod in his practice for the treatment of BCC. Continue reading “[Podcast] Imiquimod for BCC”

[Podcast] The importance of skin cancer checks | Conversations with Prof David Wilkinson

skin cancer checks

Welcome to this podcast series, Conversations with Professor David Wilkinson! In this episode, Prof David Wilkinson (Chief Medical Officer, National Skin Cancer Centres) speaks with Dr John Hall (Past President, Rural Doctors Association of Australia) about the importance of getting a skin cancer check and the upcoming Australia’s National Skin Check Day.
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[8 min watch] Easy-to-treat & difficult-to-treat basal cell carcinoma

basal cell carcinoma

In this skin cancer update video, Professor Giuseppe Argenziano and Dr Gabriella Brancaccio speak about the latest in basal cell carcinoma (BCC) treatment, including classifying BCCs as easy-to-treat and difficult-to-treat. Continue reading “[8 min watch] Easy-to-treat & difficult-to-treat basal cell carcinoma”

[Podcast] How to treat skin cancers of the nail | Conversations with Prof David Wilkinson

nail skin cancers

Welcome to this podcast series, Conversations with Professor David Wilkinson! In this episode, Prof David Wilkinson (Chief Medical Officer, National Skin Cancer Centres) speaks with Prof Luc Thomas (Professor and Chairman, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lyon, France) about how to manage skin cancers of the nail, with a particular focus on their treatment.
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[Podcast] How to diagnose skin cancers of the nail | Conversations with Prof David Wilkinson

nail skin cancers

Welcome to this podcast series, Conversations with Professor David Wilkinson! In this episode, Prof David Wilkinson (Chief Medical Officer, National Skin Cancer Centres) speaks with Prof Luc Thomas (Professor and Chairman, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Lyon, France) about how to manage skin cancers of the nail, with a particular focus on their diagnosis.
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[7 min watch] Immunotherapy for squamous cell carcinoma

immunotherapy

In this skin cancer update video, Professor Giuseppe Argenziano and Dr Elvira Moscarella speak about the latest in squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) treatment including surgery, radiation therapy, and immunotherapy. Continue reading “[7 min watch] Immunotherapy for squamous cell carcinoma”

[5 min read] BCC & SCC treatment guidelines | Prof David Wilkinson

SCC BCC treatment

Recently I was reading through the latest treatment guidelines for basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), as produced by the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD).

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