The absence of large, well-defined cohorts precludes precise assessment of survival figures. The reported follow-up varies between 18 days and 4 years. In the early publications, diagnosis was usually very late and a rate of 50% death was seen [82]. In more recent literature this appears to have improved significantly, most likely because of the general quality improvements in health care and education. Undoubtedly the dermatological community is now more aware of this potential complication, and progress in survival rates has been made, due to earlier diagnosis and more skilled surgical interventions with wide excisions.

How To Reduce Acne Scarring

How To Reduce Acne Scarring

Acne is a name that is famous in its own right, but for all of the wrong reasons. Most teenagers know, and dread, the very word, as it so prevalently wrecks havoc on their faces throughout their adolescent years.

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