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Keywords:

  • sebaceous nevus;
  • basal cell carcinoma;
  • organoid nevus;
  • squamous cell carcinoma;
  • Jadassohn

Abstract

Background.

Sebaceous nevus is a benign congenital epidermal nevus. Its association with basal cell carcinoma is well known.

Method.

This is a case report of sebaceous carcinoma complicated by both basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma.

Results.

The behavior of this tumor is very aggressive, resulting in poor prognosis.

Conclusions.

All sebaceous nevi should be excised early. © 2007 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. Head Neck, 2008