Syringoma

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Syringoma

Syringomas are firm yellowish, translucent, or skin colored papules that are often found on the face, particularly around the eyes. They may occur suddenly in crops or multiples. They arise from the sweat ducts. They usually cause no symptoms. They are not associated with underlying abnormality. They are found more commonly in Caucasians, and in females at puberty or near middle-age.
 

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The terms "Syringoma" returned 23 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Chondroid syringoma: a rare lid tumor.
 

Author(s): M Ashok Kumar, Krishnagopal Srikanth, Ramraj Vathsalya

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. ;61(1):43-4.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2012

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Extraskeletal osteochondroma of the arm masquerading as chondroid syringoma: a diagnostic pitfall on cytology.
 

Author(s): Neha Singh, Nita Khurana, Shyama Jain

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;55(2):259-60.

 

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2012

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Seborrheic keratosis coexisting with syringoma.
 

Author(s): Ji Hyun Lee, Chae Young Won, Gyong Moon Kim, Si Yong Kim

Journal: Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. ;78(3):409.

 

Last Updated: 8 May 2012

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The terms "Syringoma" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Generalized eruptive syringoma: case report].
 

Author(s): Cristiana Silveira Silva, Murilo Barreto Souza, Kelma Assis Sandes Lima, Marco Antonio Cardoso de Almeida, Paulo Ricardo Criado

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Syringomas are benign adnexal tumors derived from the intraepidermal portion of eccrine sweat ducts. Clinically, they usually appear as small yellow or skin-colored papules ranging from 1-3 mm in diameter on the lower eyelids. The condition of eruptive syringomas is a clinically distinct, ...

Last Updated: 1 Apr 2009

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[Primary pleomorphic adenoma (chondroid syringoma) of the external auditory canal. Case report and literature review].
 

Author(s): Daniel López Campos, María Eugenia Campos Bañales, Daniel López Aguado

Journal: Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp. 2008 May;59(5):252-3.

 

Chondroid syringoma of the external auditory canal is an extremely rare neoplasm, representing the cutaneous counterpart of pleomorphic adenoma of salivary glands. This tumour is thought to derive from the apocrine duct of the folliculo-sebaceous-apocrine unit. We report the case ...

Last Updated: 26 May 2008

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Vulvar syringoma, report of a case and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): José J Miranda, Shorheh Shahabi, Sanah Salih, Ozan M Bahtiyar

Journal: Yale J Biol Med. ;75(4):207-10.

 

Syringomas are common intraepidermal sweat gland tumors most often found in women around the time of adolescence. Frequent sites of involvement include the lower eyelids and malar areas, however vulvar involvement is relatively rare. These lesions often present as small, multiple, ...

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2003

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