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Queyrat erythroplasia
Penis


Definition

Erythroplasia of Queyrat (EPQ) presents as an asymptomatic, bright red, velvety to shiny, sharply circumscribed placque and is regarded as Bowen disease (BD) of the glans penis and corresponds histologically to 8077/2 . Such lesions have a greater potential for developing into invasive carcinoma than does BD involving glabrous skin
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LeBoit PE, Burg G, Weedon D, Sarasin A (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Skin Tumours
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2005



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