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Erythroplasia of Queyrat (Bowen Disease of the Glans Penis) Medication

  • Author: Vikas Shrivastava, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
 
Updated: Mar 31, 2016
 
 

Medication SummaryAntineoplastic agentsImmune response modifiers

Several case reports describe limited success in treating selected superficial lesions of erythroplasia of Queyrat (Bowen disease of the glans penis) with topical 5-fluorouracil 5% cream.

Several case reports and series describe successful treatment of noninvasive erythroplasia of Queyrat (Bowen disease of the glans penis) with topical imiquimod 5% cream.

 
 
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Author

Vikas Shrivastava, MD Resident Physician, Department of Dermatology, Naval Medical Center San Diego

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Coauthor(s)

Kimberly L Maino, MD Mohs Surgeon and Dermatologist, Aurora Skin Care Center

Kimberly L Maino, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology, American College of Mohs Surgery, American Medical Association, Women's Dermatologic Society

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Kendall M Egan, MD, FAAD Dermatologist, Veteran's Affairs Medical Center; Dermatologist, Spruce Health, Dermatologist, DermOne

Kendall M Egan, MD, FAAD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology, American Medical Association, Association of Military Dermatologists

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Specialty Editor Board

Richard P Vinson, MD Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Dermatology, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L Foster School of Medicine; Consulting Staff, Mountain View Dermatology, PA

Richard P Vinson, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology, Texas Medical Association, Association of Military Dermatologists, Texas Dermatological Society

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Chief Editor

Dirk M Elston, MD Professor and Chairman, Department of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine

Dirk M Elston, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology

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Additional Contributors

Mark W Cobb, MD Consulting Staff, WNC Dermatological Associates

Mark W Cobb, MD is a member of the following medical societies: Alpha Omega Alpha, American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Dermatopathology

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Acknowledgements

Mary Farley, MD Dermatologic Surgeon/Mohs Surgeon, Anne Arundel Surgery Center

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Joseph L Wilde, MD Chief, Department of Dermatology, Vicenza Army Health Center, Italy

Joseph L Wilde is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology

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Acknowledgments

The views expressed in this manuscript are those of the authors and do not reflect the official policy of the Department of the Navy, Department of the Army, Department of Defense, or the US Government. The authors are employees of the US Government and military service members. This work was prepared as part of their official duties. Title 17, USC, § 105 provides that 'Copyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government.' Title 17, USC, § 101 defines a US Government work as a work prepared by a military service member or employee of the US Government as part of that person's official duties.

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