Linear Verrucous Nevus of the External Auditory Canal –Case Report

Menon, Shalini S (2014) Linear Verrucous Nevus of the External Auditory Canal –Case Report. Indian Journal of Applied Research, 4 (3). pp. 400-401. ISSN 2249-555X

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Abstract

Linear verrucous or epidermal nevi are hamartomatous profileration of epithelial cells including keratinocytes, sebocytes ,pilosebaceousunits,ecrine glands or apocrine glands which can occur anywhere in the skin. The occurrence of such a lesion in the external auditory canal is a rare entity.We present a case of a 15 year old boy presenting with a common complaint of aural obstruction and was noted to have a warty lesion involving the external auditory canal. The lesion was then excised and sent for histopathological examination which was reported as Linearverrcous or epidermal nevus.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > ENT
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 14 Mar 2014 04:10
Last Modified: 14 Mar 2014 04:10
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/139111

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