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The association of squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva and lichen sclerosus: implications for management and follow up.

Abstract:

All cases of biopsy proven squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the vulva and of lichen sclerosus (LS) presenting to a district general hospital between 1984 and 1993 were studied. Twenty-eight cases of squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva were identified from histological specimens. Histological evidence of LS was found in 28.5% and clinical LS in 57%. There was poor correlation between clinical and histological findings when SCC arose on a background of LS. A second study of all cases of histol...

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Publisher copy:
10.1080/01443619768588
Journal:
Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology : the journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology More from this journal
Volume:
17
Issue:
6
Pages:
551-553
Publication date:
1997-11-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1364-6893
ISSN:
0144-3615
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:2841
UUID:
uuid:68a15091-b0dd-41f2-ae0f-fdadf05a3cbf
Local pid:
pubs:2841
Source identifiers:
2841
Deposit date:
2013-02-20

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