The treatment options for Basal Cell Carcinomas will depend upon the age of the individual and the size, location and extent of the lesion.
The NICE clinical guidelines on skin tumours outlines how healthcare services for people with skin tumours should be organised.
To ensure effective management of Gorlin syndrome it is vital that individuals are treated in the early stages and for this reason regular surveillance is recommended.
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