Indian Journal of Dermatology

Year
: 1995  |  Volume : 40  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 92--94

Squamous Cell Carcinoma Arising From A Burns Scar And Presenting As A Cutaneous Horn


P D Yesudian, S G S Krishnan, M Jayaraman, V R Janaki, Boopal J M Raj 
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Correspondence Address:
P D Yesudian


A34 year old women presented to the Dermatology O.P. with a burns scar of duration more than 3 decades. She had developed a horny excrescence from this scare for the past 6 months. Histopathlogy of the base of the lesion showed evidence of a squamous cell carcinoma. This case is reported to stress the need for long term follows up of all cases of burns scars due to potentially lethal complication of malignant transformation.


How to cite this article:
Yesudian P, Krishnan S, Jayaraman M, Janaki V, Raj B. Squamous Cell Carcinoma Arising From A Burns Scar And Presenting As A Cutaneous Horn.Indian J Dermatol 1995;40:92-94


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Yesudian P, Krishnan S, Jayaraman M, Janaki V, Raj B. Squamous Cell Carcinoma Arising From A Burns Scar And Presenting As A Cutaneous Horn. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 1995 [cited 2014 Oct 1 ];40:92-94
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