hidradenoma papilliferum


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hidradenoma papilliferum

[‚hī‚drad·ən′ō·mə ‚pap·ə′lif·ə·rəm]
(medicine)
Benign tumor of sweat glands, usually on the vulva or perineum.
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These lesions include diagnoses such as fibrocystic disease, fibroadenoma, intraductal papilloma, hidradenoma papilliferum, lactating adenoma, and adenocarcinoma.
Hidradenoma papilliferum is a relatively rare benign apocrine gland neoplasm that involve perianal, vulva, groin and with lower frequency axilla and periumbilical area.
Key features: Hidradenoma papilliferum, Bartholin's duct cyst.
Hidradenoma papilliferum is a relatively rare benign apocrine gland neoplasm that involves perianal, vulva, groin and with lower frequency axilla and periumbilical area.
Hidradenoma Papilliferum. Hidradenoma papilliferum is an uncommon benign cutaneous adnexal tumour arising from apocrine sweat glands with predilection to the vulvar area in middle-aged women [35, 36].
Rajotia, "Hidradenoma papilliferum of the vulva: case report and review of literature," Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics, vol.
Benign appendageal/adenexal tumor (Hidradenoma papilliferum, Trichoepithelioma, Trichofolliculoma, Eccrine dermal cylindroma & Pilomatrixoma) showed predilection for females, according to Abanti sinha et al (2011)[7] females (65.21%) outnumbered males (34.78%) in their study population.
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KEYWORDS: Hidradenoma papilliferum, pilomatricomas, adnexal tumor.
DISCUSSION: Hidradenoma papilliferum occurs as an intradermal nodule of 1cm or less in diameter but may be as large as 1.5 cm.
Hidradenoma papilliferum was the most common (80 cases; 60%), followed by syringoma (29 cases; 22%), and various types of cysts (12 cases; 10%).
Hidradenoma Papilliferum, Tubular Adenoma, and Hidradenocarcinoma Papilliferum.--Hidradenoma papilliferum was first reported by Worth in 1878 and characteristically occurs in the vulvar and perianal regions.