Basal cell carcinoma: Response to systemic chemotherapy for lung carcinoma

Daniel Kaufman, Richard Gralla, Patricia L. Myskowski

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Two patients had regression of basal cell carcinoma while receiving systemic chemotherapy for carcinoma of the lung, The chemotherapeutic agents with some efficacy in basal cell carcinoma are reviewed. Based on our patients and data from the literature, cisplatin appears to be a drug of potential usefulness in some patients with this neoplasm.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)306-310
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1988


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  • Dermatology

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