Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans of the scalp: A series of cases

Paul F. Rockley, June K. Robinson*, Morgan Magid, David Goldblatt

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Three cases of dermatofibrosacoa protuberans on the scalp of young women are presented. The scalp is a rare but important anatomic site for this tumor because of the possibility of direct invasion into the skull and brain. The use of DNA analysis to predict biologic aggressiveness of a tumor is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)278-283
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1989

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology


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