European Journal of Dermatology


Multiorgan involvement of extramammary Paget's disease with mucinous carcinoma-like components Volume 26, numéro 6, November-December 2016


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1 Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs,
2 Department of organ Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, Yonago, Japan

Extramammary Paget's disease (EMPD) is a rare cutaneous adenocarcinoma. It is classified into two categories based on the presence of an underlying malignancy. Primary EMPD is an intraepithelial adenocarcinoma involving the epidermis and cutaneous adnexa [1]. In contrast, secondary EMPD is associated with an underlying visceral malignancy [2]. We report a patient with primary EMPD that extended into the anus, endocervix, urethra and bladder.A 78-year-old Japanese woman had an itchy erythematous plaque [...]