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A giant fungating tumour on the buttock

BMJ 2017; 356 doi: (Published 02 February 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;356:i6440
  1. Chris Duhovic, specialist registrar,
  2. Brigid Maguire, consultant histopathologist,
  3. Andrew Birnie, consultant dermatologist
  1. East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust, Canterbury, UK
  1. chris_duhovic{at}

An 81 year old woman was urgently seen in the skin cancer clinic with a 10 cm malodorous, friable, fungating, …

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