A polypous carbuncle.

A carbuncle usually presents as a deep-seated mass of fistulous tracts between infected hair follicles. We present a case in which what appeared to be an inflamed, benign neoplasm turned out to be a very unusual presentation for this condition, the first we could find in the literature. A 62-year-old woman presented with a bothersome 'mole' on her flank of… (More)