Survival study and clinicopathological evaluation of trichilemmal carcinoma.

  title={Survival study and clinicopathological evaluation of trichilemmal carcinoma.},
  author={Shi-Min Zhuang and Gehua Zhang and Wen-kuan Chen and Shu-wei Chen and Liping Wang and Huan Li and Ming Hua Song},
  journal={Molecular and clinical oncology},
  volume={1 3},
Trichilemmal carcinoma (TC) is a rare malignancy, commonly located on the scalp, forehead and neck, trunk or the upper extremities. The aim of this study was to investigate the clinicopathological characteristics and prognostic factors of TC, and to determine an optimal treatment strategy for these patients. Consecutive patients who were admitted to the Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Center between 1998 and 2012 were included in this retrospective study. The key prognostic factors affecting… CONTINUE READING