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European Journal of Dermatology


Dermpath & Clinic: Giant trichoblastoma of the leg Volume 27, numéro 4, July-August 2017


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Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, University Hospital Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany

A 77-year-old male patient presented with a solitary asymptomatic tumour of the right upper leg which evolved over the preceding 10 years. In the last two years, the lesion had progressively increased in size and he requested excision as he was concerned it would continue to grow. Examination revealed a dome-shaped, firm, non-infiltrated nodule, measuring 5 cm in diameter. There was no history of pain or lymphadenopathy and the patient was otherwise healthy. Magnetic resonance imaging of the lower [...]