Table 3

Anatomical distribution of lesions versus histopathological types (N = 64)
Anatomical site Histopathological type Total (N/%)
SCC (N/%) BCC (N/%) MM (N/%)
Head & neck 31 (48.4) 15 (23.4) - 46 (71.8)
Trunk 12 (18.8) - - 12 (18.8)
Limbs 4 (6.2) - 1 (1.6) 5 (7.8)
Genitalia 1 (1.6) - - 1 (1.6)
Total 48 (75.0) 15 (23.4) 1 (1.6) 64 (100)

Keys: SCC = Squamous cell carcinoma, BCC = Basal cell carcinoma, MM = Malignant melanoma.

Mabula et al.

Mabula et al. BMC Dermatology 2012 12:5   doi:10.1186/1471-5945-12-5

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