scar carcinoma

scar car·ci·no·ma

carcinoma of the lung, usually adenocarcinoma, arising from a peripheral lung scar or associated with interstitial fibrosis in a honeycomb lung.
Synonym(s): scar cancer

scar car·ci·no·ma

(skahr kahr'si-nō'mă)
Lung cancer, usually adenocarcinoma, arising from a peripheral lung scar or associated with interstitial fibrosis in a honeycomb lung.
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The metastasis rate was 38% in 104 cases with burn scar carcinoma and 14% in 112 cases with carcinomas in osteomyelitis.
Burn scar carcinoma: A review and analysis of 46 cases.
Darzi and Chowdri [18] reported recurrent ulceration in 30 (41.66%) patients with postburn scar carcinoma. In our series we have seen recurrent ulcerations in 3 (6.12%) patients.