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My Skin Check

My Skin Check provides impartial and evidence-based advice to help the consumer navigate through the maze of different skin cancers.

My Skin Check provides information about skin cancer prevention, types and treatment.

The aim of the My Skin Check is to:

  • pick up skin cancers as early as possible
  • keep biopsy rate to the minimum necessary
  • educate about skin cancer early diagnosis
  • advise about prevention of skin cancer
  • facilitate an understanding of different benign skin lesions.

Next time you get a skin check, ask the doctor for the names of the skin lesions you have.

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Last reviewed: March 2016

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Flat Skin Lesions

Flat skin lesions include all three of the major skin cancers - superficial BCC, IEC & Melanoma

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LPLK - Skin Cancer Clinic

Lichen Planus like Keratosis (LPLK for short) is a type of inflamed lesion that starts off as another type of lesion.

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Firm Skin Lesions

Firm Skin lesions include Dermatofibroma, Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, Dermatofibroma etc

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rapidly growing skin lesions

rapidly growing skin lesions include SCC, Keratoacanthoma, nodular melanoma & Pyogenic Granuloma

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skin nodule

Nodular skin lesions include nodular melanoma, SCC & BCC

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Red Lesions Archives - Skin Cancer Clinic

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skin lesions in children

skin lesions in children include Spitz nevus & Pyogenic Granuloma

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Skin Tags - Skin Cancer Clinic

Skin tags are usually easily to recognise. It's easy to understand why people don't always like them & they may be removed "en masse"

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Keratoacanthoma - Skin Cancer Clinic

A Keratoacanthoma is a rapidly growing benign tumour that may look very similar to an SCC (Squamous Cell Carcinoma).

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Solar Keratosis - Brisbane Skincheck Clinic

Solar Keratosis is a skin cancer precursor. See the rough guide to non-surgical treatment options.

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