TITLE

MALIGNANT GRANULAR CELL TUMOR OF THE ANAL-PERIANAL REGION AND SUPRARENAL HYPERPLASIA: A CASUAL ASSOCIATION?

AUTHOR(S)
De Francesco, Vincenzo; Avellini, Claudio; Pappalardo, Salvatore; Proscia, Davide; Piccirillo, Fabio
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Dermatology;Oct-Dec2010, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p403
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the case of a 66-year-old man with a history of itching and burning solitary cutaneous nodule of the anal-perianal region who was diagnosed with granular cell tumor (CGT). Results of physical examination revealed a tender rubbery nodule with a smooth surface and mobile on the subcutaneous planes. His computed tomography (CT) indicated bilateal hyperplasia of the suprarenal glands.
ACCESSION #
57270743

 

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