Malignant Proliferating Trichilemmal Tumor Treated with Radical Radiotherapy: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Cureus 2017 Jan 26;9(1):e999. Epub 2017 Jan 26.
Department of Radiation Oncology, London Regional Cancer Program, Western University, London, Ontario, CA ; Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, London, Ontario, CA.
Reported here is the first case of a malignant proliferating trichilemmal tumor treated with radical radiotherapy. Complete clinical response was achieved, and this obviated the need for aggressive surgery. These tumors have a tendency to develop in older patients, and have a propensity for affecting women more than men. Read More