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Patients & Visitors

Dermatology Clinic


Patient Information

Information for parents of children with eczema
Video produced by Birmingham Children's Hospital on the correct application of topical therapy for eczema.

Pocket Medic 'Life after cancer' films

Isotretinoin treatment, Advice following

Minor surgical skin operation, Advice leaflet for patients undergoing

Useful Links

Leaflets & Guidelines

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External websites

Also see:

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Skin Cancer Prevention (PDQ®)–Patient Version - National Cancer Institute
Skin cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the skin. The skin is the body’s largest organ. It protects against heat, sunlight, injury, and infection.Skin also helps control body temperature and stores water, fat, and vitamin D. The skin has several layers, but the two main layers are the epidermis (upper or outer layer) and the dermis (lower or inner layer).

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