Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

General

Location and Symptoms

It is most common along the lower eyelid margin. It occurs more often than basal cell in the upper lid and outer canthus. It represents only 5% of lid epithelial tumors.

 

Growth or Bump

  • Size: small
  • Texture: firm, surface scaly or crusted
  • Color: reddened
  • Shape: flat or nodu
Squamous Cell Carcino

 

Treatment

Term

Malignant: Malignancy is the tendency of a cancer or tumor either to invade the surrounding tissues, to destroy or replace the tissues previously present or to metastasize (spread to other parts of the body)