The patient-at-risk for development of vulvar cancer

Howard Zacur, Rene Genadry, J. Donald Woodruff

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Abstract

Although the epithelial changes preceding the development of vulvar cancer were seemingly well defined in the early 20th century, recent changes in terminology have altered the interpretation of premalignant alterations as indefinite. The opportunity to follow the events leading to the development of invasive cancer suggest that chronic pruritis-associated atypical keratotic alterations may be the most significant premalignant features.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)199-208
Number of pages10
JournalGynecologic oncology
Volume9
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1980

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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