Myxoid Neurothekeoma of the Nipple

Thejaswini, MU; Vijaya Shankar, S; Indira, CS and Shivakumar, S (2011) Myxoid Neurothekeoma of the Nipple. Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences, 10 (2). ISSN 0972-5997

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Neurothekeomas are rare benign cutaneous neoplasms of nerve sheath origin. They are primarily found in the superficial soft tissue and are also known as dermal nerve sheath myxomas. They are commonly found on the upper extremities, head and neck followed by trunk. Here is an unusual presentation of neurothekeoma occurring as a polypoidal lesion of the nipple in a young female patient.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Neurothekeoma; Dermal nerve sheath myxoma
Subjects:-Journal Repositories > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases > Skin Diseases > Skin Neoplasms
ID Code:3827
Deposited By:Dr Srinivas Kakkilaya
Deposited On:06 August 2012

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