Picture of a basal cell carcinoma on top of scalp.
Basal cell carcinomas often cause no symptoms at first, but can start to itch and bleed. As the scalp is difficult to see in a mirror, these basal cell carcinomas are often first noticed by partners or hairdressers/barbers
(Picture courtesy of surgerywise.com)
This information is provided for general basal cell carcinoma knowledge only and does not replace information provided by healthcare professionals. If you have any concerns of any skin growth, you should consult a medical professional urgently.