How is cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (cSCC) diagnosed?

Updated: Jul 08, 2020
  • Author: Talib Najjar, DMD, MDS, PhD; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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Diagnosis of cSCC begins with a careful history and physical examination. A biopsy should be performed for any lesion suspected of being a cutaneous neoplasm to rule out basal cell carcinoma and other dermal lesions.


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