I just had surgery for the 3erd time for basil cell,I will start Fluorouracil,in about 3 weeks,it is on the back of my head and the spot is 6 inches long.I am kinda scared about useing this but I am also tired of being cut on,can anyone help with this,and will I lose my hair? Thanks
Sorry this question has not been answered earlier for you.
Fluorouracil can be used in the treatment of superficial basal cell carcinoma. It interferes with cell growth.
Hair loss has only very occasionally been reported as a side effect of topical use. See the link below for more information.
- Fluorouracil Information for Consumers
- Fluorouracil Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Fluorouracil (detailed)
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