Multiple basal cell carcinomas arising in radiated burn scars

Nelson H. Stone, Milka M. Montiel

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A case is reported of a patient who developed 7 synchronous basal cell carcinomas near the groins and elbows in burn scars which had been treated many years ago with radiation. A co-carcinogenic etiology (burns plus radiation) is suggested.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)506-509
Number of pages4
JournalPlastic and reconstructive surgery
Issue number5
StatePublished - Nov 1970
Externally publishedYes

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  • Surgery


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