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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 114-116

Solitary cylindroma of tragus of the ear mimicking a keloid


Department of Pathology, SMT Kashibai Navale Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra, India

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Dr. Rupali Bavikar
C 505, Siciliaa, BT Kawde Road, Ghorpadi, Pune - 411 001, Maharashtra
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-2077.158452

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Cylindromas are very rare primitive sweat gland tumours differentiating towards eccrine or apocrine line. We present a case of cylindroma of tragus of external ear in a 50-year-old female. It was diagnosed clinically as keloid. After excision, histopathological and immunohistochemistry (IHC) studies confirmed diagnosis of solitary cylindroma.


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