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Figure 6: a) Basal Cell Carcinoma–Solitary well defined hyperpigmented waxy papules coalesce to form plaque with central depression. b) Nodular variant showing lobules of basaloid cells in deep dermis (H&E,10X); c) Superficial variant showing lobules of basaloid cells projecting from epidermis. Retraction artefact seen (arrow) (H&E,10X); d) Classical peripheral pallisading of basal cell carcinoma (H&E,40X); e) Basal cells showing nuclear pleomorphism and keratinizing (H&E,40X)