Reflectance confocal microscopy for imaging pigmented basal cell cancers in-Vivo Conference Paper uri icon


MeSH Major

  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 9
  • Cyclin-Dependent Kinase Inhibitor p16
  • Mutation
  • Nevus, Epithelioid and Spindle Cell
  • Proto-Oncogene Proteins B-raf
  • Skin Neoplasms


  • Reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) may permit in-vivo diagnosis of pigmented basal cell carcinomas. RCM demonstrated distinctive aggregations of tumor cells forming cords and nodules of variable brightness, associated with bright granular and dendritic structures. © 2006 Optical Society of America.

publication date

  • January 2006



  • Conference Paper