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Extraocular sebaceous carcinoma: a series of three cases with varied presentation

Extraocular sebaceous carcinoma: a series of three cases with varied presentation

…positivity for pancytokeratin, CD 15 and CA 15.3 [1]. The site of the tumour in the second case was also more in favour of a breast primary than other neoplasms. Breast carcinoma needs to be ruled out in axillary masses. Ductal carcinoma of the…

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

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

…he skin. Introduction Adenomyoepithelioma has been described as a rare benign neoplasm that occurs almost exclusively in the breast. In the breast it is defined as a neoplasm composed of two structures, namely, tubules limited by an inner epithelial…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Origin of Adnexal Neoplasms?

…ly identical to their dermal counterparts. They arose in close proximity to the nipple, such as the retroareolar area of the breast and in intimate association with the lactiferous ducts, suggesting an origin from the latter structures.”…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…t appear especially in mastectomy scars Cancer en cuirasse: diffuse, firm, brawny, tan plaque Metastases from carcinoma of a breast occur most often by way of lymphatics, but occasionally they travel by blood vessels. The scalp is the most common…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mammary and Extramammary Paget’s Disease?

…20;Paget’s disease of the nipple is an erythematous scaling eruption that indicates ductal carcinoma of the underlying breast. Extramammary Paget’s disease, which can occur in the anogenital skin similarly may be associated with an…

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

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

…n), fulfilling the criteria for carcinoma in situ set forth by Broder in 1932 [1]. If one employs the diagnostic criteria of breast pathology, these lesions are morphologically identical to the micropapillary type of ductal carcinoma in situ in the…