European Journal of Dermatology


Adnexal cancerization in actinic keratosis and cutaneous Bowen’s disease: incidence, degree and clinical implications Volume 7, numéro 6, September 1997

  • Page(s) : 427-31
  • Année de parution : 1997

Actinic keratosis (AK) and Bowen's disease (BD) are common epidermal precancerous dermatoses. While AK is considered to be a precursor of squamous cell carcinoma on chronically light exposed sites in fair-skinned people, BD represents an intraepidermal carcinoma with the capacity for destructive and invasive growth (Bowen's carcinoma) occurring on almost any part of the skin and mucosa [1]. Although the general histological morphology [...]