Skin - Nonmelanocytic tumors
Other tumors of skin
Connective tissue nevus

Author: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Reviewers page)

Revised: 3 October 2016, last major update August 2012

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Cite this page: Connective tissue nevus . website. Accessed October 21st, 2016.
Definition / General
  • Rare connective tissue hamartoma derived from cells of mesodermal origin
  • May be syndromic (Proteus syndrome, tuberous sclerosis, others) or isolated (collagenoma)
Case Reports