Syringoma

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Syringoma

Syringomas are firm yellowish, translucent, or skin colored papules that are often found on the face, particularly around the eyes. They may occur suddenly in crops or multiples. They arise from the sweat ducts. They usually cause no symptoms. They are not associated with underlying abnormality. They are found more commonly in Caucasians, and in females at puberty or near middle-age.
 

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The terms "Syringoma" returned 36 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A rare large cutaneous chondroid syringoma involving a toe: A case report.
 

Author(s): Hui Lu, Li-Feng Chen, Qiang Chen, Hui Shen, Zhenfeng Liu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Feb;97(5):e9825.

 

Chondroid syringoma (CS) occurs mostly on the face and neck, and rarely occurs in the toe. Malignant CS is invasive, grows quickly, and has a high recurrence rate. The presence of a bilobed CS in 1 toe has never been reported in the literature.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Melanoma in situ and syringoma: a rare collision tumor. Clinical-pathological report of a case.
 

Author(s): Pablo Umbert-Millet, Monica Quintana-Codina, Montse Salleras-Redonnet

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. 2017 ;92(5 Suppl 1):101-103.

 

Collision or contiguous tumors, defined as two or more distinct tumors occurring at one site, are often an unexpected finding and may represent a diagnostic challenge, as clinical and histological presentations do not always coincide. Various combinations of collision tumors have ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Extensive Eruptive Syringoma After Liver Transplantation.
 

Author(s): Takuya Maeda, Ken Natsuga, Wataru Nishie, Kenichiro Yamashita, Hiroshi Shimizu

Journal: Acta Derm. Venereol.. 2018 01;98(1):119-120.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Syringoma" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Generalized eruptive syringoma: case report].
 

Author(s): Cristiana Silveira Silva, Murilo Barreto Souza, Kelma Assis Sandes Lima, Marco Antonio Cardoso de Almeida, Paulo Ricardo Criado

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Syringomas are benign adnexal tumors derived from the intraepidermal portion of eccrine sweat ducts. Clinically, they usually appear as small yellow or skin-colored papules ranging from 1-3 mm in diameter on the lower eyelids. The condition of eruptive syringomas is a clinically distinct, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Primary pleomorphic adenoma (chondroid syringoma) of the external auditory canal. Case report and literature review].
 

Author(s): Daniel López Campos, María Eugenia Campos Bañales, Daniel López Aguado

Journal: Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp. 2008 May;59(5):252-3.

 

Chondroid syringoma of the external auditory canal is an extremely rare neoplasm, representing the cutaneous counterpart of pleomorphic adenoma of salivary glands. This tumour is thought to derive from the apocrine duct of the folliculo-sebaceous-apocrine unit. We report the case ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Vulvar syringoma, report of a case and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): José J Miranda, Shorheh Shahabi, Sanah Salih, Ozan M Bahtiyar

Journal: Yale J Biol Med. ;75(4):207-10.

 

Syringomas are common intraepidermal sweat gland tumors most often found in women around the time of adolescence. Frequent sites of involvement include the lower eyelids and malar areas, however vulvar involvement is relatively rare. These lesions often present as small, multiple, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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