Anus and perianal area
Basal cell carcinoma
Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 16 April 2013, last major update April 2005
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● Very rare tumor of perianal skin
● Wide local excision with negative margins or irradiation
● Resembles basal cell carcinoma of skin
● Squamous cell carcinoma of anal canal, basaloid type:
much more common
End of Anus and perianal area > Carcinoma > Basal cell carcinoma
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