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July 1980

Perineural Invasion by Keratoacanthoma

Author Affiliations

USA

From the Department of Skin and Gastrointestinal Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC. Dr Lapins is now with the Letterman Army Medical Center, San Francisco.

Arch Dermatol. 1980;116(7):791-793. doi:10.1001/archderm.1980.01640310061021
Abstract

• In 18 examples of keratoacanthoma, the proliferating squamous epithelium histologically invaded the perineural space. The invasion did not adversely affect the biologic behavior and the prognosis.

(Arch Dermatol 116:791-793, 1980)

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