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European Journal of Dermatology


sQUIZ your knowledge! Multiple basal cell carcinomas in a patient with psoriasis Volume 30, numéro 5, September-October 2020


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Department of Dermatology, Hospital Clínic,08036, Barcelona, Spain

A 65-year-old woman was referred to our department with a 35-year history of multiple basal cell carcinomas (BCCs). She had suffered with psoriasis since age eight, and had been treated for three years with several topical and oral compound formulas during her childhood; the last time these were taken was approximately 50 years ago. Physical examination revealed three extensive erythematous plaques on the scalp, as well as at least 11 plaques on the back (figure 1A) and face which clinically and [...]