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What should I know to care for someone with stage 2 basal cell carcinoma?

If you are caring for someone with stage 2 basal cell carcinoma, one of the best things you can do is help that person follow medical advice from their doctors. Help support them both physically and emotionally during treatment. After treatment, make sure they see their doctor for frequent screenings to make sure the cancer hasn't spread or returned. Encourage continued skin protection through sunscreen and protective clothing.

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What is stage 2 basal cell carcinoma?
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Stage 2 basal cell carcinoma is the third stage of development of the most common type of skin cance...
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How common is stage 2 basal cell carcinoma?
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It's difficult to determine the exact number of cases of stage 2 basal cell carcinoma because the di...
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Should I talk to my doctor about my stage 2 basal cell carcinoma symptoms?
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Can stage 2 basal cell carcinoma be prevented?
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Fortunately, there are several ways you may be able to prevent stage 2 basal cell carcinoma. The mos...
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