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AK or Intraepithitheliel keritinocyte neoplasia

found on sun exposed sikin -- precurser to SCCA,
thin pink or red papules with scale

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prognisis of AK-- and tx

1% oer lesion per year to convert to SCCA- some heal with using sun protection
TX-- Liquid Nitrogen
topical therepaires -- Aldara
phot dynamic therapy

3

SCC in Situ tx vs SCC
same as basal cell

in situ --LN , Aldaram Electro dessication,
SCC-- LN, surgery, radiation

4

Basal CC

most common skin cancer and most common malignancy in humans

5

Mohs Micrographic surgery

tissues sparing surgeury which provides histological examination of 100 % of borders---

6

ABCDE-- melanoma

assymmetry, bordersm color, diamter, evolution

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most common type of melanoma

superficial spreading melanoma-- men tunk-- women legs

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Nodular melanoma

2nd most common -- older people, poor outcome

9

Lentigo Maligna Melanoma

ussually older , slow growing macule patch

10

Acral Lentiginous melanoma

occurs on palms and soles-- fast progression

11

Setinal Lymph Node Biopsy

used for tumors thickness > 1 MM-- injection of radioactive isotope which travels to nearest lymph and is testede there for melanaoma

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Melanoma tx

excision, interferon alpha, vaccine , palliative surgery, chemo