The leishmaniasis is a disease caused by parasites, is classified as cutaneous, mucocutaneous and visceral. It has been reported leishmaniasis association with neoplastic changes, as squamous cell carcinoma. Squamous cell carcinoma is characterized by a proliferation of atypical keratinocytes, being a predisposing factor chronic lesions. We report a case of a 48 year old male, that squamous cell carcinoma development at the site of primary lesion, of mucocutaneous leishmaniasis.
|Título traducido de la contribución||Squamous cell carcinoma infiltrated face in patient with history of cutaneous Leishmaniasis. A case report|
|Publicación||Revista Argentina de Dermatologia|
|Estado||Publicada - 1 jun 2017|
|Publicado de forma externa||Sí|
- Cutaneous leishmaniasis (source: MeSH NLM)
- Squamous cell carcinoma