An Bras Dermatol 2018 Jun;93(3):362-367
Medical Specialties Outpatient Clinic, Department of Medicine, Universidade do Sul de Santa Catarina, Tubarão, SC, Brazil.
: Internal malignancies such as breast cancer, as well as their treatment can often result in skin changes.Objective
: To assess the prevalence of dermatological complaints in patients who are undergoing oncological treatment for breast cancer in a hospital in Tubarão, Santa Catarina, Brazil.Methods
: Observational, cross-sectional study, from October 2015 to February 2016 in which 152 patients with the diagnosis of breast cancer, undergoing treatment with chemotherapy, radiotherapy, hormone therapy and/or surgery, were interviewed and completed a research protocol developed by the author. Read More