Skin - Nonmelanocytic tumors
Adnexal tumors - apocrine sweat glands
Apocrine glands - general

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Definition / General
Cite this page: Apocrine glands - general. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/skintumornonmelanocyticadnexalapocrinegeneral.html. Accessed December 3rd, 2016.
Definition / General
  • Pure apocrine tumors are rare
  • Eccrine sweat gland tumors may exhibit apocrine differentiation