Oral cavity
Other benign tumors / conditions
Verruciform xanthoma

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 23 April 2018, last major update November 2013

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PubMed Search: Verruciform xanthoma oral

Cite this page: Pernick, N. Verruciform xanthoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/oralcavityverruciformxanthoma.html. Accessed May 27th, 2018.
Definition / general
Case reports
Treatment
Gross description
  • Raised granular or verrucous
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Foamy macrophages within dermal papillae covered by acanthotic or verrucous epithelium without atypia
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Palate lesions



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Hyperkeratosis,
parakeratosis,
acanthosis and foamy
histiocytes in dermis

Positive stains
Negative stains
Differential diagnosis