Superficial acral fibromyxoma in the heel with new vascular features on dermoscopy


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Polat A. K. , Karaali M. G. , Erdemir A. V. T. , Aksu A. E. K. , Leblebici C., Gurel M. S.

JOURNAL OF CUTANEOUS PATHOLOGY, vol.45, no.6, pp.416-418, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/cup.13128
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CUTANEOUS PATHOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.416-418

Abstract

Superficial acral fibromyxoma (SAFM) is an uncommon mesenchymal soft tissue tumor with a predilection for the acral extremites and nail bed involvement. SAFM is diagnosed with clinicopathological and immunohistochemical examination. Awareness of this rare tumor is important because of amounts of benign and malignant neoplasms. We report a case of SAFM in a rare localization in the heel with a new finding on dermoscopy.