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cylindromatosis

Wednesday 25 May 2016

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Definition: Cylindroma is a variant of eccrine spiradenoma which can be multiple on the scalp and can coalesce to form a "turban tumour ".

Etiology

- Brooke-Spiegler syndrome or familial cylindromatosis

  • CYLD germline mutations

Images

- cutaneous cylindroma

See also

- dermal eccrine cylindroma
- adenoid cystic carcinoma

See also

- cutaneous apocrine tumors