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Skin Metastasis of Laryngeal Carcinoma Presenting as Multiple Eruptive Nodules

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Abstract

Metastasis of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) to the skin of this region is extremely rare and reported in 1–2% of cases. The cutaneous metastases of head and neck cancers often present as multiple papulonodular lesions; however, sporadic cases of solitary or multiple keratoacanthoma-like lesions are reported. We describe a rare case of cutaneous metastases of laryngeal SCC presenting as multiple eruptive keratoacanthoma-like lesions with concomitant scrofuloderma in an area of previous radiotherapy.

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Araghi, F., Fatemi, A., Rakhshan, A. et al. Skin Metastasis of Laryngeal Carcinoma Presenting as Multiple Eruptive Nodules. Head and Neck Pathol (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12105-020-01143-1

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Keywords

  • Laryngeal neoplasms
  • Neoplasm metastasis
  • Scrofuloderma