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Basal cell carcinoma of the perineum

  • Author(s): Levin, Adriane Ann;
  • Dabade, Tushar;
  • Dandekar, Monisha;
  • Rogers, Gary;
  • Rosmarin, David
  • et al.
Abstract

Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is the most common nonmelanoma skin cancer. Most BCCs are found on areas of UV-damaged skin, The study of BCCs of sun-protected regions, however, suggests a more complex pathogenesis. We present a case of BCC of the perineum in a man with no previous history of skin cancer. This is the first report of BCC in this region and one of a small body of cases arising on or near the genital and perianal regions.

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