Pilar tumor

Known as: Proliferating Pilar Tumor, Proliferating Trichilemmal Cyst, Proliferating Trichilemmal Tumor 
A neoplasm with tricholemmal differentiation. It affects women more frequently than men. It usually presents on the scalp as a solitary, multilobular… (More)
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1969-2017
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The Wnt/β-catenin signaling pathway controls cell fate and neoplastic transformation. Expression of an endogenous stabilized… (More)
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2002
2002
Proliferating trichilemmal cyst (PTC) is a rare but morphologically distinct tumor that usually arises on the scalp of elderly… (More)
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1999
1999
Keratin 15 (K15) was recently shown to be a specific marker of stem cells of the hair-follicle bulge. We studied the reactivity… (More)
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1995
1995
We report a case of a metastasizing proliferating trichilemmal cyst. A 78-year-old man had multiple common and two proliferating… (More)
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1990
1990
Since its initial description, microcystic adnexal carcinoma (MAC) of the skin has been controversial. In particular, it features… (More)
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1983
1983
A case of multiple trichilemmal cysts is presented. After trauma, a large tumor developed on one of the cysts. The histologic… (More)
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1983
1983
Fourteen cases (9 female, 5 male) of proliferating trichilemmal cysts are reported. The patients age-range was 40-80, 12 being… (More)
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1981
1981
Comparison of 50 proliferating trichilemmal cysts with 50 "ordinary" trichilemmal cysts indicated that both types almost… (More)
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1980
1980
We report 16 cases of trichilemmal pilar tumors. All of the patients were women of older ages. These unusual tumors are located… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
In a sibship of nine, six members had hereditary medullary carcinoma of the thyroid. Two of those with thyroid neoplasms and two… (More)
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