John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology

sQuiz your knowledge: Nipple ulceration Volume 27, numéro 3, May-June 2017

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Auteurs
Serviço de Dermatologia,
Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Central,
Lisboa,
Portugal

A 48-year-old woman presented with an eight-month history of a painful crusted erosion of the left nipple (figure 1A, B). No discharge or eczema were reported. Her mammogram was normal.[[?]]What is your diagnosis?Erosive adenomatosis of the nipple (EAN)Based on clinical, dermoscopic, and histopathological findings(figure 1), a diagnosis of erosive adenomatosis of the nipple (EAN) was made. This unusual benign tumour of the lactiferous nipple ducts may assume varied presentations and mimic mammary [...]