ulcerating tumor

ulcerating tumor

A malignancy which spreads along mucosal surfaces, causing ulceration
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In January 2015, a 55-year-old Caucasian man was admitted to our department with a 12-year history of a slow-growing ulcerating tumor of the left forearm.
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He details its horrible "crab-like" character, with the possibility that untreated breast cancer can result in ulcerating tumors appearing in the neck, torso, and armpit before death occurs.