A case of giant keratoacanthoma

Soo-Hong Seo, H. Y. Jo, Hae Jun Song, W. K. Kim, Chil Hwan Oh

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A 63-year-old man had a huge verrucous protruding mass over the suprasternal area. The lesion enlarged rapidly over 3 months, and measured about 10 x 8 cm. The histologic finding of the biopsy specimen showed nests of squamous epithelium with central keratinization, infiltrating the dermis. The neoplasm was treated successfully with surgical excision.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)34-37
Number of pages4
JournalAnnals of Dermatology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1996 Jan 1



  • Giant keratoacanthoma

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  • Dermatology

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Seo, S-H., Jo, H. Y., Song, H. J., Kim, W. K., & Oh, C. H. (1996). A case of giant keratoacanthoma. Annals of Dermatology, 8(1), 34-37.