Treatment of Giant Basal Cell Carcinomas of the Head and Neck With Aggressive Resection and Complex Reconstruction


Arslan H., Guzel M. Z. , Cinar C.

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.23, no.6, pp.1634-1637, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/scs.0b013e31825da652
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1634-1637

Abstract

Basal cell carcinoma is exceedingly common, but giant basal cell carcinomas (GBCCs) are rare. We retrospectively reviewed 34 patients with GBCC on the head and neck region treated with aggressive surgical excision and reconstruction in a single operative procedure.