Preliminary exploration of the clinical features of Chinese patients with skin malignancies and premalignancies: a retrospective study of 1420 cases from Peking University First Hospital.

@article{Huang2013PreliminaryEO,
  title={Preliminary exploration of the clinical features of Chinese patients with skin malignancies and premalignancies: a retrospective study of 1420 cases from Peking University First Hospital.},
  author={Yuan-shen Huang and Xiao Xi Chen and Su Xian Yang and Lawrence Shih-Hsin Wu and J Y Zhao and Xue Ying Li and P Tu and Hongxuan Li},
  journal={Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology : JEADV},
  year={2013},
  volume={27 9},
  pages={1114-9}
}
BACKGROUND The epidemiological and clinical characterization data of skin malignancies and premalignancies in Chinese population is scarce and inadequate. OBJECTIVE To systematically investigate the clinical features and the trend of skin malignancies and premalignancies in 1420 Chinese cases. METHODS A total of 1398 patients (presenting 1420 skin tumours) were included. Clinical and demographic information for every individual was collected, including age, age of onset, sex, lesion… CONTINUE READING