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Keratoacanthoma treated with intralesional bleomycin.
Pattee SF, Silvis NG, Keratoacanthoma developing in sites of previous trauma: a report of two cases and review of the literature.
Keratoacanthomas are epidermal tumors of ambiguous malignant potential.
Muir-Torre syndrome-related sebaceous tumors include sebaceous adenoma, sebaceoma/sebaceous epithelioma, sebaceous carcinoma, keratoacanthoma with sebaceous differentiation, BCC with sebaceous differentiation, and cystic sebaceous neoplasms.
Cryotherapy as an alternative treatment in keratoacanthoma.
Rare metastasis has been documented in keratoacanthoma, he said at the update, also sponsored by the International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology.
Keratoacanthoma is a dome-shaped cutaneous neoplasm characterized by its rapid growth and spontaneous involution.
Various lesions seen at the base of a cutaneous horn include squamous cell carcinoma, actinic keratosis, keratoacanthoma, Bowen's disease, seborrheic keratosis, basal cell carcinoma, hemangioma, keratotic and micaeous pseudopapillomatous balanitis, Kaposi's sarcoma, sebaceous adenoma and Paget's disease of the female breast.
Keratoacanthoma typically occurs at sun-exposed sites, especially on the face, shows rapid growth, and has the potential for spontaneous regression.
Much more frequently cutaneous horns are associated with benign skin pathologies like viral warts actinic keratosis keratoacanthoma seborrheic keratosis pyogenic granuloma discoid lupus erythematosus and verruca vulgaris.
This tumor goes by many names--molluscum sebaceum, molluscum pseudocarcinomatosum, cutaneous sebaceous neoplasm, and self-healing squamous epithelioma--but keratoacanthoma is the preferred term.
Among the 48 patients treated in the dose-escalation and extension cohorts, 18 patients developed cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma in sun exposed areas of the skin (primarily keratoacanthoma subtype) that were treated by excision, while treatment with PLX4032 was continued.