Search Results for: apocrine papillary cystadenoma

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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Mammary Paget’s

Mammary Paget’s disease is an apocrine carcinoma that begins in mammary glands and extends along lactiferous ducts to the epidermis where it is seen clinically as a scaly, crusted, or eroded plaque on the nipple or areola of women mostly, and…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Melanoma: Key Points

…Level of invasion I Lesion involves only epidermis (in situ) II Invasion of papillary dermis only without involvement of the papillary-reticular dermal interface III Invasion to the papillary dermis without extension into the reticular dermis IV…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Key Points

Key Points Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic inflammatory process affecting skin bearing apocrine glands; the groin, axillae, and inframammary areas are typically involved. The classic lesions of HS include cysts, nodules, sinus tracts,…

Metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma to the nose mimicking basal cell carcinoma: report and review of cutaneous metastases of papillary thyroid cancer

Metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma to the nose mimicking basal cell carcinoma: report and review of cutaneous metastases of papillary thyroid cancer

…ved in individuals with papillary thyroid carcinoma who were treated prior to the discovery of these agents [15]. Conclusion Papillary thyroid carcinoma with skin metastases is rare. Cutaneous metastases of papillary thyroid carcinoma most commonly…

Papillary adenocarcinoma in situ of the skin: report of four cases

Papillary adenocarcinoma in situ of the skin: report of four cases

…skin. In 2003, Denianke and Ackerman published an article and claimed that the so-called papillary eccrine adenoma is really apocrine papillary carcinoma [33]. Although we agree with Denianke and Ackerman that the so-called papillary eccrine adenoma…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Apocrine Units

…ing “decapitation” secretion. The duct of a mammary gland, named the lactiferous duct, looks just like any other apocrine duct. Uncommonly, a few apocrine units may be found ectopically on the face and scalp. Apocrine glands are small…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Eccrine, Apocrine, and Apoeccrine Sweat Glands?

…ituation in humans, however, is not the same as that in horses. In humans, the only true sweat gland is eccrine. To refer to apocrine glands as apocrine sweat glands is inaccurate and to an apoeccrine gland is speculation, the existence of it having…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Apocrine Miliaria?

…1; i.e., eccrine miliaria, designates an aberration in sweating. That term should not be applied to a condition that affects apocrine units because apocrine glands are not sweat glands; the only true sweat gland in man is eccrine. Apocrine glands in…

Primary adenomyoepithelioma of the skin–a variant of apocrine mixed tumor?

Primary adenomyoepithelioma of the skin–a variant of apocrine mixed tumor?

…tal epithelial structures lacking features of follicular and/or sebaceous differentiation separates this neoplasm from mixed apocrine tumor. Therefore, myoepithelioma, adenomyoepithelioma and mixed apocrine tumor lie in the spectrum of neoplasms…

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