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SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA OF THE PENIS AND SCROTUM IN A PATIENT WITH CHRONIC SCROTAL AND PENILE LYMPHEDEMA

By Suhas V Abhyankar, Ananta Kulkarni, Madhuri Kulkarni and Naveen Kumar Agarwal

Abstract

Squamous cell carcinoma arising from tissue affected by chronic lymphedema is rare, though it is recognized that a variety of malignant tumors can arise in chronic congenital or acquired lymphedema. We describe, a case of scrotal and penile squamous cell carcinoma arising in a patient with a history of chronic scrotal and penile lymphedema of filarial origin. We here discuss the management and possible etiology of this unusual case

Topics: Case Report
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