Solitary glomus tumour

Eyal Peretz, Marcelo H. Grunwald, Hana Avinoach, Sima Halevy

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Abstract

A 42-year-old woman developed a purplish, tender nodule on her wrist of 6 months duration. Histological examination showed a well-circumscribed lesion situated in the dermis and subcutis characterized by numerous, dilated thin-walled vascular spaces surrounded by sheets of glomus cells. The histological findings are characteristic of the diagnosis of an uncommon type of glomus tumour, known as glomangioma.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)226-227
Number of pages2
JournalAustralasian Journal of Dermatology
Volume40
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 22 Nov 1999

Keywords

  • Glomangioma
  • Vascular spaces

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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