Vulvar basal cell carcinoma
Synonyms: Basal cell carcinoma of vulva
A rare vulvar carcinoma characterized by a slowly growing ulcer or nodule which is histologically composed of demarcated nests of palisaded basal cells originating at the epidermal-dermal junction. Occasionally the tumor may be extensively pigmented. Patients most commonly present with pruritus. The lesion is usually treated by local excision although groin metastases have been reported.
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