Iatrogenic dura mater exposure post-radiotherapy: a management dilemma
Viscomi, Marco (2012) Iatrogenic dura mater exposure post-radiotherapy: a management dilemma. International Journal of Dermatology .
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[Extract] As the Australian population ages, we are seeing an increase in the number of solar-induced skin lesions being removed in the general practice setting. The presentation of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma is particularly common in north Queensland where chronic unprotected exposure to ultraviolet light is a major etiological factor. These lesions have been known to metastasize through the lymphatic network and are particularly risky when the primary lesion is located on the ear, lower lip, or scalp.
|Item Type:||Article (Case Study)|
|FoR Codes:||11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1103 Clinical Sciences > 110304 Dermatology @ 40%|
11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1112 Oncology and Carcinogenesis > 111208 Radiation Therapy @ 60%
|SEO Codes:||92 HEALTH > 9201 Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions) > 920102 Cancer and Related Disorders @ 100%|
|Deposited On:||14 Feb 2012 16:13|
|Last Modified:||18 Oct 2013 01:23|
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