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CASE REPORT
Year : 2008  |  Volume : 51  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 277-279

Trichoadenoma of Nikolowski


Department of Pathology, Narayana Medical College, Nellore, AP, India

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Duddi Sreehari Krishna Swaroop
Department of Pathology, Narayana Medical College, Chinthareddypalem, Nellore - 524 002, Andhra Pradesh
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0377-4929.41695

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Trichoadenoma of Nikolowski is a rare benign cutaneous tumor, which is usually solitary, nodular and occurs on the face or buttocks any time during adult life. The morphological differentiation of trichoadenoma is situated between a trichofolliculoma and a trichoepithelioma with hair follicle-like direction of differentiation. We report this case of trichoadenoma in a 28-year-old man who presented with a solitary nodular and ulcerated swelling in the gluteal region, gradually increasing in size. Excision biopsy revealed characteristic features consistent with trichoadenoma. We report this case in view of its rarity.


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