A patient with extramammary Paget's disease (EMPD) had a plaque of the scrotum surgically removed. Histology and immunohistochemistry was consistent with primary EMPD. EMPD is a rare intraepidermal neoplasia mostly confined to regions of the skin with apocrine sweat glands. Clinical features include red plaques, which often will be mistakenly diagnosed as an infection or a rash. The treatment is surgical.
|Translated title of the contribution||Scrotal Paget's disease.|
|Journal||Ugeskrift for Laeger|
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - 7 Apr 2014|