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Dermoscopy of Bowen's disease: pigmented variant on the penis

Dermatoscopia da doença de Bowen: variante pigmentada no pênis

Priscila Ishioka Sérgio Yamada Nilceo Schwery Michalany Sérgio Henrique Hirata About the authors

Pigmented Bowen's disease (PBD) is a variant of squamous cell carcinoma in situ and represents less than 2% of cases of Bowen's disease. It is characterized by a sharply demarcated, pigmented plaque with a scaly or crusted surface on intertriginous and genital areas. The authors describe a case of PBD on the penis and analyze the dermoscopic aspects of this type of lesion.

Bowen's disease; Carcinoma; squamous cell; Dermoscopy; Neoplasms, squamous cell

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