A new type of connective tissue nevus: isolated exophytic elastoma

Heather E. Fork, Ramon L. Sanchez, Richard F. Wagner, Sharon S. Raimer

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Abstract

An unusual case of isolated exophytic elastic tissue nevi in the scrotal region of a 64‐year‐old man is described. The histological and ultrastructural findings were those of abundant abnormal elastic fibers and increased reticulin in the dermis. This hamartomatous lesion possesses clinical and histological features previously undescribed in connective tissue nevi.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)457-463
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Cutaneous Pathology
Volume18
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Histology
  • Dermatology

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