European Journal of Dermatology


Pigmented sebaceous carcinoma: dermatoscopic features of a new case Volume 30, numéro 1, January-February 2020


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1 Department of Dermatology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
2 Center of tissue engineering, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
3 Department of dermatology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Sebaceous carcinoma is an aggressive malignant skin neoplasm that arises from sebaceous glands [1]. It is usually a slow-growing yellowish-to-erythematous nodule or plaque and is often located in the head and neck areas. A pigmented variant is extremely rare subtype of sebaceous carcinoma and its dermoscopic features have not been described before. Herein, we report a case of pigmented sebaceous carcinoma and its dermoscopic findings.An 81-year-old man presented with a single crusted brownish nodule [...]