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Old 11-04-2012
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Question bleeding skin ulcer

friends, in uworld, bleeding skin ulcer have been related to both basal cell cancer and squamous cell cancer.
now ,the q comes what is most likely dx ? how to differentiate then ? they wont mention induration for scc or rolling\telangiectasia for bcc... just ulcer which has now begin to bleed....
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You have to biopsy the edge of the ulcer and send to pathology.

Never biopsy the core/center
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