Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Nipple: An Unusual Location in a Male Patient

King, Jenelle; Kremer, Howard
February 2012
American Surgeon;Feb2012, Vol. 78 Issue 2, pE101
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article describes the case of a 62-year-old African American man diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the nipple. The patient presented with a 6-week history of a left nipple mass that was painful and pruritic. The most significant environmental carcinogen for SCC and the differential diagnosis of nipple and areola disorders are discussed. Described as well are the treatment options for SCC.


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