Acrospiroma (Nodular Hidradenoma) of the Thigh

Prabhu, Raghunath and Sadhu, Sakshi (2014) Acrospiroma (Nodular Hidradenoma) of the Thigh. Scholars Journal of Medical Case Reports, 2 (1). pp. 54-56. ISSN 2347-6559

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Abstract

Acrospiroma or nodular hidradenoma is a rare benign neoplasm arising from the eccrine sweat glands. It usually presents as slowly enlarging, solitary, freely movable, solid or cystic swelling, frequently diagnosed from fourth to eighth decade of life. Herein we report a case of acrospiroma in a 50 year old male patient who presented with an asymptomatic, solitary swelling on the lateral side of upper thigh.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Nodular hidradenoma; acrospiroma; benign neoplasm; eccrine sweat glands.
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Surgery
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2014 04:23
Last Modified: 12 Feb 2014 04:23
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/138787

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