Skin nonmelanocytic tumor
Adnexal tumors - eccrine sweat glands
Papillary eccrine adenoma



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Revised: 4 April 2019

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PubMed Search: Papillary eccrine adenoma

Christopher S. Hale, M.D.
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Cite this page: Hale C. Papillary eccrine adenoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/skintumornonmelanocyticpapillaryeccrineadenoma.html. Accessed October 14th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Usually distal extremities of blacks
  • Recur locally, don’t metastasize
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Eccrine duct-like structures, often dilated and with intraluminal papillomatosis
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Electron microscopy description
  • Differentiation towards secretory epithelium of sweat glands
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