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Malign Marjolins ulceration i arvæv og kroniske sår

Et kronisk sår på abdomen begyndte efter 15 år at vokse hurtigt med tiltagende sivning og ildelugt. Stansebiopsier viste lavt differen­tieret basoskvamøst kar­cinom.
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Signe Muus Steffensen & Jens Ahm Sørensen Plastikkirurgisk Afdeling, Odense Universitetshospital Ugeskr Læger 2014;176:V04140219
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Ugeskr Læger 2014;176:V04140219
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Marjolin’s ulcer in scarred tissue and non-healing ulcers
The term “Marjolin’s ulcer” describes the formation of a malignant tumour in chronically inflamed skin such as non-healing ulcers or previously traumatized, burned or scarred tissue. Usually the patient sustains tissue damage with scarring or chronic ulcer for several decades prior to diagnosis. Marjolin’s ulcers are generally recognized as very aggressive tumours with high mortality. A chronic ulcer or scar suddenly changing in characteristics should lead physicians to perform a diagnostic survey.
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