Destructive Management of Skin Cancers in Organ Transplant Recipients

  • Jonathan Ng
  • Alvin Chong
  • Peter Foley
Part of the Cancer Treatment and Research book series (CTAR, volume 146)

Destructive therapies, namely cryotherapy and curettage and electrodessication (C&ED), play an important role in the day-to-day management of skin malignancies and premalignant lesions in the organ transplant recipient (OTR).


Skin Cancer Basal Cell Carcinoma Thaw Cycle Actinic Keratose Organ Transplant Recipient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jonathan Ng
    • 1
  • Alvin Chong
    • 2
  • Peter Foley
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of DermatologySt. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Skin and Cancer FoundationVictoriaAustralia
  2. 2.Department of Medicine (Dermatology)St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne and Skin and Cancer Foundation Victoria, The University of MelbourneVictoriaAustralia
  3. 3.Department of Medicine (Dermatology)The University of Melbourne, St. Vincent’s Hospital MelbourneMelbourneAustralia

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