[5 min watch] Dermoscopy of 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.

For further information on this topic, you may be interested to learn more about the HealthCert Professional Diploma program in Dermoscopy.

In the short video, Prof Argenziano looks at the dermoscopic and clinical characteristics of basal cell carcinoma (BCC), including superficial BCC and nodular BCC.

He takes us through real patient cases to highlight how a clinical examination and dermoscopy can help you identify, diagnose and treat BCCs in primary care.

Prof Argenziano also looks at how dermoscopy can guide clinicians in the management and treatment of BCCs.

See all this and much more in the full video below!

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Prof Giuseppe Argenziano is Professor and Head of the Dermatology Unit at the University of Campania, Naples, Italy; Co-founder and past president of the International Dermoscopy Society; and Editor-in-Chief of Dermatology Practical and Conceptual Journal. His main research field is dermato-oncology, authoring numerous scientific articles and books concerning dermoscopy, melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer. As coordinator of the Melanoma Unit at the Campania University, he has established a successful tertiary, multidisciplinary, referral center particularly devoted to the diagnosis and management of patients with melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer.

Over the past 25 years, Prof Argenziano has supervised over 500 foreign and Italian residents in dermatology, established scientific collaborations with 1500+ colleagues from more than 50 nations, and organised more than 500 national and international didactic meetings, courses and conferences (such as the Consensus Net Meeting on Dermoscopy and the First Congress of the International Dermoscopy Society).

Prof Argenziano has authored more than 650 full scientific articles and produced landmark primary publications and books in the field of melanoma and dermoscopy. Over the past 25 years he has been invited as speaker and/or chairman in more than 500 national and international conferences in the field of dermatology. His combined publications have received a sum total of 15.250+ citations with an h-index value of 61 (Scopus 2020).

4 comments on “[5 min watch] Dermoscopy of basal cell carcinoma

  1. The video is so educative. I am interested to learn more about Dermoscopy. I am a past graduate of regional dermatology training center at kilimanjaro christian medical college. I am a dermatology officer working in Malawi and I am a Malawian. Looking forward to learn more from you

    1. Good afternoon Fatima, thank you for your comment. You can learn more about the Professional Diploma Program in Dermoscopy at http://www.healthcert.com/derm. If you have any questions or would like assistance/advice with your enrolment, please get in touch at admin@healthcert.com and our Education Advisors would be very happy to help. Thank you.
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