Skin-nontumor / Clinical dermatology
Other dermatoses
Mucinoses of skin

Author: Mowafak Hamodat, M.D., MB.CH.B, MSc., FRCPC (see Authors page)

Revised: 15 July 2016, last major update August 2011

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PubMed Search: Mucinoses [title] skin

Cite this page: Mucinoses of skin. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/skinnontumormucinoses.html. Accessed December 6th, 2016.
Definition / General
  • Includes pretibial myxedema of hyperthyroidism, generalized myxedema of hypothyroidism, papillary mucinosis (lichen myxedematosus), myxoid cyst, cutaneous focal mucinosis, follicular mucinosis and Carney's syndrome related myxoid nodules
Clinical Images

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Scleromyxedema (breast), courtesy of Mark R. Wick, M.D.

Courtesy of Mark R. Wick, M.D.

Micro Images

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Scleromyxedema (breast), courtesy of Mark R. Wick, M.D.

Courtesy of Mark R. Wick, M.D.

Focal mucinosis - courtesy of Angel Fernandez-Flores, M.D., Ph.D.