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Can an ulcer formed in the ankle lead to cancer after 2-3 years of it being untreated?

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Dr. Todd Sisto
Breast Surgery
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In brief: Yes

No set time period but a marjolin ulcer or type of skin cancer associated with skin ulcer rarely occur and tend to be more aggressive than run- of-the- mill skin cancer.

In brief: Yes

No set time period but a marjolin ulcer or type of skin cancer associated with skin ulcer rarely occur and tend to be more aggressive than run- of-the- mill skin cancer.
Dr. Todd Sisto
Dr. Todd Sisto
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional

In brief: Prob not

Chronic ulcer many years can lead to skin cancer.

In brief: Prob not

Chronic ulcer many years can lead to skin cancer.
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Dr. Michael Korona
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