Synchronous atypical fibroxanthoma and Bowen’s disease of the head and neck in an otherwise normal patient – a case report and review of literature

Ahmad Eweida, Elias Polykandriotis, Marweh Schmitz, Stephan Schwarz, Juergen Bauerschmitz, Adrian Dragu & Raymund E. Horch
Although both atypical fibroxanthoma and squamous cell carcinoma arise on top of sun-damaged skin of the elderly, there is no evidence in literature reporting a synchronous presentation of primary lesions of both malignancies in the head and neck regions. We report a case of synchronous atypical fibroxanthoma and squamous cell carcinoma in situ (Bowen’s disease) of the head and neck in an otherwise normal old Caucasian male patient. We reviewed the literature for cases of...