Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is a common malignancy in adults but are exceptionally rare in children. However, children with certain disease condition, for example, xeroderma pigmentosum (XP), a rare inherited disease, is highly susceptible to the development of skin malignancy including SCC.
We report a case of XP in an 18-years old boy with clinical symptoms of lentiginous spots in the sun-exposed area, accompanied by Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) in the eye based on histopathological examination.
- Squamous cell carcinoma
- Xeroderma pigmentosa