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Squamous cell carcinoma complicating naevus sebaceous of Jadassohn in a child.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12706152     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We present a case of squamous cell carcinoma arising in a naevus sebaceous of Jadassohn (NSJ) in a 15-year-old girl. Both these events are rare, and this is the first reported case of a squamous cell carcinoma developing in NSJ in a child. The previous literature on sebaceous naevi and malignancies arising thereof is reviewed and discussed. Early excision is recommended in any cases of nodular change in sebaceous naevi in all age groups.
Authors:
N C Hidvegi; L Kangesu; K Q Wolfe
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of plastic surgery     Volume:  56     ISSN:  0007-1226     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Plast Surg     Publication Date:  2003 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-04-22     Completed Date:  2003-07-21     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2984714R     Medline TA:  Br J Plast Surg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  50-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Plastic Surgery, Southend Hospital, Essex, Westcliff-on-Sea, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Carcinoma, Squamous Cell / complications,  pathology,  surgery*
Female
Head and Neck Neoplasms / complications,  pathology,  surgery*
Humans
Nevus / complications,  pathology,  surgery*
Scalp*
Sebaceous Gland Neoplasms / complications,  pathology,  surgery
Skin Neoplasms / complications,  pathology,  surgery*
Treatment Outcome

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