Basal cell carcinoma: The most common type of skin cancer, which commonly presents as a sore that seems to get better and then recurs and may start to bleed. Basal cell carcinoma often occurs on the face and neck, where the skin is exposed to sunlight.
BackgroundHigh-energy pulsed carbon dioxide (CO2) lasers have been used extensively to resurface wrinkled and photodamaged skin with a low risk of .
This picture gallery contains some examples of the more common types of. photograph showing close up of basal cell carcinoma on the skin of a patient's face .