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Is this Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma?

Picture in my profile.

My PCM says "Don't worry, I don't think it's cancer."  Not very reassuring.  He prescribed me some sort of ointment which has done nothing in the month I've been using it.  This appeared very early July this year (2020), grew to what it is and has stayed.  The smaller area to the right of it grew about 2-3 weeks ago.  Nothing itches, hurts, or burns (except when scratched).  I don't even notice it but still think about it all the time.  The pictures are in my profile since I can't seem to upload any in the question.  Please let me know what you think.  I'm finding it harder and harder to accept that it's "nothing".
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It isn't possible to diagnose from photos.  If you are concerned, I'd get a second opinion.  They could easily just be hyperpigmentation spots, which are harmless.  Basal cell carcinoma rarely invades organs apart from the skin, and even so, it would take a long time, so you're not in urgent need of medical attention, regardless.

These look awfully light to be basal cell, but again, if you're concerned, you should definitely seek a second opinion.
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