Areolar sebaceous hyperplasia with underlying primary duct carcinoma of the breast in a woman with Donohue syndrome (leprechaunism).

@article{FernandezFlores2012AreolarSH,
  title={Areolar sebaceous hyperplasia with underlying primary duct carcinoma of the breast in a woman with Donohue syndrome (leprechaunism).},
  author={Angel Fernandez-Flores and Saul Valerdiz and Luis G. Crespo and Purificacion Rodriguez-Cernuda},
  journal={The American Journal of dermatopathology},
  year={2012},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={
          e15-8
        }
}
Areolar hyperplasia is only reported when exaggerated, and even so, exaggerated areolar sebaceous hyperplasia is rare. We have recently seen a case of areolar sebaceous hyperplasia in a 32-year-old woman with Donohue syndrome (leprechaunism), who also had an invasive ductal carcinoma in the same breast. The patient showed typical "elfin-like" face with wide nostrils and thick lips, large and low-set ears, and dysplastic nails. The areola showed a yellowish thickened plaque of 5-cm diameter that… CONTINUE READING
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