Possible Overdiagnosis of Basal Cell Carcinoma in Elderly Patients

In the United States, over 2.5 million patients are diagnosed with Basal Cell Carcinoma (BBC), compared to 1.7 million other cancers. The majority of these BBCs develop in elderly individuals 65 years old and up; and every year more than 100,000 BBCs are treated in patients who will eventually die within a year. Over the… Read More »