Squamous cell carcinoma arising from a fibroepithelial polyp

Agir H., Sen C., Cek D.

ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY, vol.55, no.6, pp.687-688, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/01.sap.0000181644.93420.4f
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.687-688


Fibroepithelial polyps (FEPs) are among the most common benign skin lesions treated frequently without submitting for histologic examination since malignant degeneration is exceedingly rare In this case report, we describe an aggressive gross squamous cell carcinoma mass arising from a large pedunculated-type FEP located at the lower limb, which, to our knowledge, has not been reported yet.