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Two cases of coccygeal polypoid eccrine nevi presenting as skin tags.
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PMID:  20523844     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
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An eccrine nevus is a rare hamartoma characterized by an increase in the number or size of eccrine glands. Eccrine nevi usually present as localized hyperhidrosis and are not associated with overlying skin abnormalities. However, among the cases that have been reported in the literature, some unique presentations of eccrine nevi have been demonstrated, including a pigmented patch, a depressed nodule, linear papules, and a sacral skin tag. Herein, we report two unusual cases of coccygeal polypoid eccrine nevi and review the literature.
Authors:
Min Young Park; Eun-So Lee
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2009-11-30
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of dermatology     Volume:  21     ISSN:  2005-3894     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann Dermatol     Publication Date:  2009 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-06-04     Completed Date:  2011-07-14     Revised Date:  2013-05-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8916577     Medline TA:  Ann Dermatol     Country:  Korea (South)    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  440-2     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Dermatology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, Korea.
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