Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy Radiotherapy for skin cancers is usually for patients over 60yrs, with large or difficult to treat tumours. The advantage of radiotherapy for  these tumours  is that a skin graft or flap is avoided. The treatment is painless and the patient does not feel...
Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)

Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)

Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is treatment  for superficial types of skin cancer. PDT is effective in treating solar keratoses, squamous cell carcinoma in situ (Bowen’s disease) and superficial basal cell carcinomas. It has a cure rate of...
Efudix Treatment

Efudix Treatment

Efudix is a topical cream that is commonly used to treat precancerous skin conditions, such as actinic keratosis and Bowen’s disease. The cream contains a powerful medication called fluorouracil, which works by killing rapidly dividing cells. It is typically applied to the affected area once or twice daily for several weeks.