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Year : 2015  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 286-287  

Dermpath Quiz

1 Department of Pathology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
2 Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology, New York, USA

Date of Web Publication8-Jul-2015

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DOI: 10.4103/2229-5178.160277

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Kazi N, Jacobson E, Elston D. Dermpath Quiz . Indian Dermatol Online J 2015;6:286-7

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Kazi N, Jacobson E, Elston D. Dermpath Quiz . Indian Dermatol Online J [serial online] 2015 [cited 2021 Jun 22];6:286-7. Available from: https://www.idoj.in/text.asp?2015/6/4/286/160277

A 52-year-old woman with no significant past medical history presented to her dermatologist with a long-standing history of multiple, small papules on her face. These had remained stable in size. The remainder of the physical examination and laboratory investigations was unremarkable. A biopsy of one of the papules was taken from the right side of her hairline.

   The lesion most likely represents? Top

  1. Trichoepithelioma
  2. Trichoblastoma
  3. Basaloid follicular hamartoma (BFH)
  4. Fibroepithelioma of Pinkus (FOP)
  5. Infundibulocystic basal cell carcinoma (IFBCC)

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   References Top

Huang SH, Hsiao TF, Lee CC. Basaloid follicular hamartoma: a case report and review of the literature. Kaohsiung J Med Sci 2012;28:57-60.  Back to cited text no. 1
Patel AB, Harting MS, Smith-Zagone MJ, Hsu S. Familial basaloid follicular hamartoma: A report of one family. Dermatol Online J 2008;14:14.  Back to cited text no. 2
Mills O, Thomas LB. Basaloid follicular hamartoma. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2010;134:1215-9.  Back to cited text no. 3
Go JW, Oh HE, Cho HK, Kang WH, Ro BI. A case of basaloid follicular hamartoma. Ann Dermatol 2010;22:229-31.  Back to cited text no. 4
Yang XC, Yan H, Hao F, Yie QY, Zhong BY. Congenital localized basaloid follicular hamartoma: A case report and review of the literature. Int J Dermatol 2010;49:443-7.  Back to cited text no. 5


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