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cutaneous tumors

Thursday 5 June 2003

skin tumors, cutaneous neoplasms

Classification

- epidermal tumors (tumors of the epidermis)
- cutaneous neuroendocrine and neuroectodermal tumors
- cutaneous appendage tumors

  • follicular tumors
  • apocrine tumors (sebaceous tumors)
  • eccrine tumors
  • appendage cutaneous cysts
  • appendage carcinomas

- dysembryoplastic cysts
- cutaneous melanocytic tumors
- cutaneous fibroblastic/myofibroblastic tumors and cutaneous fibrous tumors

- cutaneous histiocytic tumors

  • cutaneous histiocytoses
    • cutaneous Langerhans cell histiocytosis
    • cutaneous dendrocytic tumors (cutaneous dendritic tumors)

- cutaneous fibrohistiocytic tumors
- cutaneous mastocytosis
- perivascular tumors
- cutaneous xanthomas
- cutaneous nervous tumors
- cutaneous vascular tumors and cutaneous vascular anomalies
- cutaneous smooth muscle tumors
- cutaneous adipocytic tumors
- cutaneous chondrocytic tumors
- cutaneous lymphomas and leukemia localization
- metastatic cutaneous tumors
- cutaneous PAget disease
- cutaneous tumors of uncertain differentiation
- ungueal tumors

See also

- dermatitis

Links

- dermoncology.com

References

- Tsai KY, Tsao H. The genetics of skin cancer. Am J Med Genet. 2004 Nov 15;131C(1):82-92. PMID: #15468170#
- Non-melanocytic tumors of the Skin. Atlas of Tumor Pathology. AFIP, 1991.

Portfolio

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  • Superficial spreading melanoma (SSM)
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  • Pilomatricoma (pilomatrixoma)