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  1. Skin Cancer, Nonmelanoma Discusses basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma, two typesof nonmelanoma skincancer. Covers causes and what increases your risk. Discusses early detection. Covers treatment choices, including chemotherapy and surgery. Offers prevention tips.
  2. Actinic Keratosis Discusses actinic keratosis (solar keratosis), a type ofskin growth caused by sun exposure. Describes how skin will look and feel. Covers treatment options. Explains risk for squamous cell carcinoma (skincancer). Offers prevention tips.
  3. Basal Cell SkinCancer: Should I Have Surgery or Use Medicated Cream? Guides you through decision to treat low-risk basal cell skincancer with surgery or medicated creams. Explains typesof surgery and typesof creams used. Covers benefits and risks of both. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  4. Tissue Flap Surgery for Breast Reconstruction Discusses breast reconstruction surgery done after mastectomy. Covers two ways of doing the surgery: pedicle flap and free flap. Looks at typesof flap surgery: TRAM, latissimus dorsi, DIEP, SIEA, TUG, and gluteal free. Covers what to expect after surgery and risks.
  5. Colostomy Learn how a colostomy is done and what to expect after surgery.

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