List of cutaneous conditions associated with increased risk of nonmelanoma skin cancer

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There are several conditions of or affecting the human integumentary system that are associated with an increased risk of developing nonmelanoma skin cancer (i.e. squamous cell carcinoma and basal cell carcinoma).

Conditions of or affecting the human integumentary system associated with increased risk of nonmelanoma skin cancer
Condition Squamous cell carcinoma Basal cell carcinoma
Xeroderma pigmentosum + +
Oculocutaneous albinism + +
Epidermodysplasia verruciformis +
Recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa +
Ferguson–Smith syndrome +
Muir–Torre syndrome + +
Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome +
Bazex syndrome +
Rombo syndrome +
Discoid lupus erythematosus +
Erosive lichen planus +
Lichen sclerosus +
Porokeratosis +
Nevus sebaceous[nb 1] +
Chronic non-healing wounds +

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ The most common benign neoplasm that may develop within a nevus sebaceous is a syringocystadenoma papilliferum, and the second most common is a trichoblastoma. The most common malignant neoplasm is a basal cell carcinoma.

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References[edit]

  • Bolognia, Jean L.; et al. (2007). Dermatology. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0. 
  • James, William D.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.