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How is verrucous carcinoma treated?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Usually operated: Historically, we have taught that these cancers should be operated and especially that radiation should not be used as a substitute. Whether this is still true is a question your surgeon can answer, and may depend on the location (upper airway, genitals, other).
Dr. Manoj Reddy
Radiation Oncology 24 years experience
Surgery: Verrucous carcinoma is a subtype of squamous cell carcinoma, usually low grade, involving oral cavity, anogenital, skin (plantar foot). Surgical resection is the preferred treatment.

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