Solitary sebaceous nevus of Jadassohn complicated by squamous cell carcinoma and basal cell carcinoma
Article first published online: 30 OCT 2007
Copyright © 2007 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Head & Neck
Volume 30, Issue 4, pages 544–548, April 2008
How to Cite
Arshad, A. R., Azman, W. S., Kreetharan, A. (2008), Solitary sebaceous nevus of Jadassohn complicated by squamous cell carcinoma and basal cell carcinoma. Head Neck, 30: 544–548. doi: 10.1002/hed.20708
- Issue published online: 14 MAR 2008
- Article first published online: 30 OCT 2007
- Manuscript Accepted: 29 MAY 2007
- sebaceous nevus;
- basal cell carcinoma;
- organoid nevus;
- squamous cell carcinoma;
Sebaceous nevus is a benign congenital epidermal nevus. Its association with basal cell carcinoma is well known.
This is a case report of sebaceous carcinoma complicated by both basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma.
The behavior of this tumor is very aggressive, resulting in poor prognosis.
All sebaceous nevi should be excised early. © 2007 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. Head Neck, 2008