stage 0 nonmelanoma skin carcinoma in situ on the eyelid

Pronunciation: (... non-MEH-luh-NOH-muh skin KAR-sih-NOH-muh in SY-too ... I-lid)

Abnormal cells are found in the epidermis (topmost layer of the skin). These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue. Also called nonmelanoma skin carcinoma in situ on the eyelid.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

2012-06-28Skin Cancer TreatmentCáncer de piel: Tratamiento