Basal Cell Carcinoma

American Academy of Dermatology: Basal Cell Carcinoma - This site will explain what basal cell cancer looks like and how it's treated.

American Cancer Society: Basal and Squamous Cell Skin Cancer - The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.
Also available in Spanish.

Cancer.Net: Skin Cancer, Non-Melanoma - This is the patient information Web site of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). It is designed to help patients and families make informed health-care decisions.

MayoClinic: Basal Cell Carcinoma - This site provides access to the experience and knowledge of the more than 2,000 physicians and scientists of the Mayo Clinic.

MedlinePlus: Skin Cancer - Developed by the National Library of Medicine, this consumer health site directs the user to selected online resources on many common diseases, conditions, and concerns.
Also in Spanish.

Merck Manual Consumer Version: Basal Cell Carcinoma - An overview on the diagnosis and treatment of basal cell cancer can be found at this site.

National Cancer Institute: Skin Cancer - The NCI, established under the National Cancer Act of 1937, is the Federal Government's principal agency for cancer research and training.  The information at this site is for nonmelanoma skin cancers.
Also in Spanish.

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN): Basal Cell Cancer - NCCN resources aim to assist patients and their caregivers with overcoming the challenges related to cancer.  The goal of this book is to help you get the best cancer treatment.

Skin Cancer Foundation: Basal Cell Carcinoma - Find out the types and treatment options for basal cell carcinoma.


Interactive Tutorials / Videos

Health Library: Layers of Skin and their Function - This is a 3D animation video from Nucleus Medical Media.  Other videos include:


July 2022