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cutaneous tumors

Thursday 5 June 2003

skin tumors, cutaneous neoplasms

Localization

- epidermal tumors (tumors of the epidermis)
- dermal tumors (tumors of the dermis)
- hypodermal tumors (tumors of the hypodermis)

Appearance

- cutaneous small cell tumors
- cutaneous clear cell tumors
- cutaneous large cell tumors
- cutaneous fusiform cell tumors

Classification

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

- 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 cutaenous leukemia localizations
- cutaneous metastasis / metastatic cutaneous tumors
- cutaneous Paget disease
- cutaneous tumors of uncertain differentiation
- ungueal tumors

See also

-  cutaneous anomalies
- cutaneous diseases
- 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.

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