John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin mimicking epidermoid cysts Volume 7, issue 2, March 1997


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  • Page(s) : 139-40
  • Published in: 2000

Six months before first presenting at our department in June, 1994, an 89-year-old woman had noticed, anterior to her right ear, a nodule that had gradually enlarged without rupture or drainage. During middle age, the patient had worked outdoors for over 20 years. After retirement, a scaly erythema began to appear on her face, and reappeared 7 times in 8 years. All these lesions were removed surgically and diagnosed as solar [...]