The recurrent basal cell epithelioma. A study of 100 cases of recurrent, re-treated basal cell epitheliomas.

@article{Menn1971TheRB,
  title={The recurrent basal cell epithelioma. A study of 100 cases of recurrent, re-treated basal cell epitheliomas.},
  author={H. Menn and P. Robins and A. Kopf and R. Bart},
  journal={Archives of dermatology},
  year={1971},
  volume={103 6},
  pages={
          628-31
        }
}
  • H. Menn, P. Robins, +1 author R. Bart
  • Published 1971
  • Medicine
  • Archives of dermatology
  • One hundred recurrent, re-treated basal cell epitheliomas were studied. The original lesions had been treated with curettage and electrodesiccation, excision, or x-radiation. The 100 recurrences were treated by these same modalities, except that five were treated with Mohs' chemosurgery. Following re-treatment, almost half (47) recurred a second time. This inordinately high failure rate after treatment of recurrent basal cell epitheliomas would indicate that such lesions are more difficult to… CONTINUE READING
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