Basal Cell Carcinoma in Childhood: A Case Report
Article first published online: 30 DEC 2011
© 2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Volume 30, Issue 1, pages 144–145, January/February 2013
How to Cite
Zoccali, G., Pajand, R. and Giuliani, M. (2013), Basal Cell Carcinoma in Childhood: A Case Report. Pediatric Dermatology, 30: 144–145. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2011.01591.x
- Issue published online: 15 JAN 2013
- Article first published online: 30 DEC 2011
Abstract: Basal cell carcinoma is the most common tumor of skin. Its incidence increases with age, although it is relatively infrequent under the age of 50 years, and its occurrence in childhood is exceedingly rare. This article describes an otherwise typical basal cell carcinoma arising in young patient, with emphasis on histologic diagnosis.