Pilomatrixoma of the head and neck.

  title={Pilomatrixoma of the head and neck.},
  author={Chih-Chieh Chuang and Hou-Chun Lin},
  journal={Journal of the Chinese Medical Association : JCMA},
  volume={67 12},
Pilomatrixoma is a benign skin appendage tumor that commonly occurs as a solitary lesion and is not usually hereditary. There is evidence to suggest that patients with a family history of multiple pilomatrixomas have a high probability of autosomal dominant disorders such as myotonic dystrophy, Gardner syndrome, and Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome. In January 2004, a case was reported of an 8-year-old girl with 2 progressively enlarged facial masses. One of them was excised and diagnosed as… CONTINUE READING

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