Cutaneous basal cell carcinoma with distant metastasis to thorax and bone

@article{Weissferdt2017CutaneousBC,
  title={Cutaneous basal cell carcinoma with distant metastasis to thorax and bone},
  author={Annikka Weissferdt and Neda Kalhor and C{\'e}sar A. Moran},
  journal={Virchows Archiv},
  year={2017},
  volume={470},
  pages={687-694}
}
Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is the most common cutaneous malignancy and is characterized by a high cure rate after local excision. Metastatic BCC (mBCC) is an exceedingly rare event, associated with poor prognosis. We report clinicopathological and immunohistochemical features of 15 mBCC metastatic to the thorax and bone. The patients were 14 males and one… CONTINUE READING