European Journal of Dermatology


Fibro-osseous pseudotumour of the digit associated with prominent bone formation: time course of the tumour and clinicopathology Volume 28, numéro 3, May-June 2018


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Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs
Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, Yonago, Japan
a These authors contributed equally

Fibro-osseous pseudotumour of the digit (FOPD) is a rare and benign lesion that usually occurs in a hand digit. Various entities, such as subungual exostosis, fibrokeratoma, glomus tumour, and subungual Bowen's disease, occasionally have a similar clinical appearance to that of FOPD, and the differential diagnosis of FOPD is therefore important. Here, we report a rare case of FOPD arising on a toe, comprising new pathological findings, such as prominent bone formation.A 36-year-old Japanese man presented [...]