Malignant Cutaneous Tumours of the Scalp
P: 52-55
December 2020

Malignant Cutaneous Tumours of the Scalp

Dermatoz 2020;11(4):52-55
1. Şırnak Devlet Hastanesi, Deri ve Zührevi Hastalıkları Kliniği, Şırnak, Türkiye
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Received Date: 12.01.2021
Accepted Date: 18.02.2021
Publish Date: 17.03.2021


Malignant cutaneous tumours of the scalp are worse prognosis compared with other locations. Thus, early diagnosis of scalp tumours is important. Malignant cutaneous tumors, which are frequently occured in the face, are also observed in the scalp. The anatomic location is usually poorly examined during dermatological consultations. It is also difficult for patients to notice a lesion that may develop in this location. In this review, malignant cutaneous tumors frequently occured in the scalp are discussed.

Keywords: Malignant cutaneous tumours, scalp, prognosis


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