Sara Amrani Joutei

Radiotherapy Department, Oncology Hospital, Hassan II University Hospital, Fes, Morocco


  • Research Article   
    Squamous-cell carcinoma arising in a pilonidal sinus: About a case successfully treated by radiotherapy
    Author(s): Fatima Zahra Farhane*, Zenab Alami, Sara Amrani Joutei, Wissal Hassani and Touria Bouhafa

    Introduction: Pilonidal sinus is a benign inflammatory disease characterized by fistulas with exudative discharge. This disease is commonly seen in areas rich in hair follicles that penetrate the skin under direct pressure such as the sacrococcygeal region in the predominantly male population. Squamous cell carcinoma is a rare complication of pilonidal disease. Carcinoma in pilonidal disease mainly arises after 15-year disease history. The signs of malignant change are induration, rapid growth and sharp pain in ulcerated tumour. It can be detected incidentally on post-excisional histopathology. Wide excision with tumour-free margins remains the treatment of choice. Case report: We present a case of a 45 years old-man operated for the pilonidal sinus with discovery on the surgical specimen of a squamous cell carcinoma without idea on resection limits. The patient, who refused.. Read More»

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  • Prof. Elhadi Miskeen

    Obstetrics and Gynaecology Faculty of Medicine, University of Bisha, Saudi Arabia

  • Ahmed Hussien Alshewered

    University of Basrah College of Medicine, Iraq

  • Sudhakar Tummala

    Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering SRM University – AP, Andhra Pradesh




  • Alphonse Laya

    Supervisor of Biochemistry Lab and PhD. students of Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry and Department of Chemis


  • Fava Maria Giovanna


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