Pilomatrixoma of the head and neck in children.

  title={Pilomatrixoma of the head and neck in children.},
  author={Rajender Agarwal and Steven D Handler and Marc R Matthews and David F. Carpentieri},
  journal={Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery},
  volume={125 5},
OBJECTIVE Pilomatrixomas are benign skin neoplasms of hair follicle origin. They are one of the most common superficial masses of the head and neck excised in children. Although the entity has been well studied in the literature, few studies have been undertaken to evaluate the clinical characteristics of head and neck pilomatrixomas specifically in children. The purpose of this study was to review the clinical characteristics and management of children presenting with pilomatrixomas of the… CONTINUE READING

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