Skin - Nonmelanocytic tumors
Adnexal tumors - eccrine sweat glands
Reviewer: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 5 July 2012, last major update June 2012
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● Also known as papillary syringadenoma
● Warty tumor of scalp, neck and face that occurs at any age
● Slow growing or a recent change in an apparent birthmark
● 1/3 have adjacent nevus sebaceous, 10% have adjacent basal cell carcinoma
● Eccrine syringofibroadenoma: with prominent fibrous stroma
● Syringocystadenocarcinoma papilliferum: malignant counterpart
● Glandular papillary proliferation connected to skin surface, dense plasma cell infiltrate
● Plasma cells are IgA+, IgG+
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