2019, Cilt 11, Sayı 1, Sayfa(lar) 020-022
Atypical located basal cell carcinoma
Cenk Yazkan1, Kağan Gökçe1, Cihan Aydın1, Serkan Akbulut2
1T.C. Sağlık Bakanlığı Muğla Sıtkı Koçman Üniversitesi Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, Genel Cerrahi Kliniği, Muğla, Türkiye
2Ankara Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Genel Cerrahi Anabilim Dalı, Cerrahi Onkoloji Bilim Dalı, Ankara, Türkiye
Keywords: Basal cell carcinoma, left lumber region, atypical localization
Doi: 10.35514/mtd.2019.5

Basal cell carcinoma is the most common type of malignant cutaneous tumor. Chronic sun exposure is the main etiological factor. Basal cell carcinoma usually occurs in sunexposed areas such as the face and neck. There are also some rarely cases orginated from forearm and arm skin. The aim of this case report is to present a 69 years old, female patient with atypical located basal cell carcinoma on the left side of lumber region, who underwent surgery.