Cutaneous leiomyosarcoma

J. J. Iacobucci, R. Stevenson Th., N. A. Swanson, J. T. Headington

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Abstract

A cutaneous leiomyosarcoma arose in the upper lip skin of a 22-year-old patient. This unusual tumor was diagnosed clinically as a basal cell carcinoma although histological studies confirmed a leiomyosarcoma. The tumor was excised using Mohs technique and the wound reconstructed with a nasolabial flap and full-thickness skin graft. No recurrence or distant metastasis has appeared in a two-year follow-up.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)552-554
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of plastic surgery
Volume19
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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