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This case report describes xeroderma pigmentosum in an 8-year old boy. At the age of 4 he was diagnosed with aggressive keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma. Surgical treatment, close-focus radiotherapy, isotretinoin and cyclosporine were ineffective. At the age of 8 he had multiple tumors on the face and concha of the ear, with destruction of adjacent bone and cartilage and regional nodal metastasing.

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V. I. Al’banova

I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University; 8/2 Trubetskaya ul., Moscow, 119991, Russian Federation

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MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases, Institute for Professional Education Russian Federation


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