Cancer Information

stage 0 nonmelanoma skin carcinoma in situ on the eyelid

(... non-MEH-luh-NOH-muh skin KAR-sih-NOH-muh in SY-too ... I-lid)

Abnormal cells are found in the epidermis (topmost layer of the skin). These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue. Also called nonmelanoma skin carcinoma in situ on the eyelid.