Primary cutaneous cribriform carcinoma: a rare apocrine tumour.

  title={Primary cutaneous cribriform carcinoma: a rare apocrine tumour.},
  author={Henri Adamski and Jacky Le Lan and St{\'e}phane Chevrier and Bernard J Cribier and Eric Watier and Jacqueline Chevrant-Breton},
  journal={Journal of cutaneous pathology},
  volume={32 8},
BACKGROUND Primary cutaneous cribriform carcinoma (PCCC) is a rare apocrine tumour occurring in middle-aged people. This neoplasm is often located on the limbs. The histopathological diagnosis is difficult, mainly because this tumour is exceptional. We, in this study, report a patient with PCCC. CASE REPORT The patient was a 37-year-old man who presented with a nodule of the left knee. RESULTS Histopathologic findings showed an asymmetrical deep dermal tumour with a cribriform pattern. The… CONTINUE READING