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Sebaceous gland carcinoma

Sebaceous gland carcinoma: Introduction

Sebaceous gland carcinoma: This uncommon and aggressive cancer originates in the oil glands in the skin. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Sebaceous gland carcinoma is available below.

Symptoms of Sebaceous gland carcinoma

  • Hard, painless nodules - can develop anywhere, but most occur on the eyelid, where they're frequently mistaken for benign conditions.
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Treatments for Sebaceous gland carcinoma

  • Sebaceous gland tumor is commonly managed by innovative techniques of local resection, cryotherapy, topical chemotherapy, and radiotherapy, giving results of improved visual and systemic prognosis
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Sebaceous gland carcinoma: Complications

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Causes of Sebaceous gland carcinoma

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Sebaceous gland carcinoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Sebaceous gland carcinoma

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Sebaceous gland carcinoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Sebaceous gland carcinoma

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Sebaceous gland carcinoma: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Sebaceous gland carcinoma

Prognosis for Sebaceous gland carcinoma: Reported clinicopathological features associated with a poor prognosis include orbital invasion, upper and lower eyelid involvement, poor differentiation lacrimal gland involvement and symptom duration greater than 6 months.

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