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Bowen's disease on the hand

Bowen's disease on the hand

Overview

Bowen's disease is a malignant condition (technically, it is an intraepidermal squamous cell carcinoma). Early lesions may resemble fungal infections, dermatitis, or psoriasis. The diagnosis is made by biopsy (examining a tissue sample).

Update Date 7/26/2011