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High incidence of lichen sclerosus in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the penis.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: There is a well-documented association between lichen sclerosus (LS) and vulval carcinoma in women; however, until recently, there have only been anecdotal reports of penile squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) occurring in men with LS. OBJECTIVE: The incidence of penile carcinoma occurring on a background of LS remains uncertain, and we wished to examine this possible association further. METHOD: To address this, all the cases (n = 20) of penile SCC held on our pathology database (4 yea...

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Cranston, D More by this author
Wojnarowska, F More by this author
Journal:
The British journal of dermatology
Volume:
145
Issue:
1
Pages:
85-89
Publication date:
2001-07-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1365-2133
ISSN:
0007-0963
URN:
uuid:7b1f2264-bd5e-4501-976d-aeeff9106f6c
Source identifiers:
25739
Local pid:
pubs:25739

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