Clinical features and treatment of vulvar Merkel cell carcinoma: a systematic review


BACKGROUND Merkel cell carcinoma is a rare and aggressive neoplasm originating from mechanoreceptor Merkel cells of the stratum basale of the epidermis. Cases affecting the vulva are exceedingly rare, with the currently available literature primarily in case report form. BODY Systematic review of the PubMed database returned 17 cases of Merkel cell… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s40661-017-0037-x


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