Trichilemmomas are important due to their invariable association with Cowden syndrome.

They are a benign cutaneous neoplasm that usually present on the head or face as a smooth or verrucoid lesion, and may be single or multiple. They may be mistaken for a basal cell carcinoma.

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rID: 30281
Tag: skin
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Trichilemmoma

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