Inguinal Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans: Clinical Case Presentation
Corresponding AuthorDenzil Garteiz Martínez
General Surgeon, Hospital Ángeles Lomas, Mexico
A B S T R A C T
Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP) is a malignant skin neoplasm of slow growth characteristics. A case of inguinal DFSP is presented in order to review clinical diagnosis challenges, histological variants, malignancy behaviour and therapeutic modalities. Although rare in frequency of presentation, its high recurrence rate and metastatic potential make it an important tumor for the general surgeon to keep in mind.
Article TypeCase Report
Publication historyReceived: Thu 17, Dec 2020
Accepted: Fri 22, Jan 2021
Published: Sat 30, Jan 2021
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