Turkish Journal of Dermatology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 107--112

Multiple papulonodules over face and trunk: A rare case report


Apoorva Dhananjay Chopkar, Pallavi Rupkumar Rokade, Bhagyashree B Supekar, Vaishali H Wankhade 
 Department of Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprology, Government Medical College and Hospital, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Bhagyashree B Supekar
Department of Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprology, Government Medical College and Hospital Nagpur, Maharashtra 440003.
India

Familial cylindromatosis (turban tumor syndrome) is a very rare neoplasm originating from eccrine or apocrine glands. It is an autosomal dominant condition, characterized by multiple cylindromas commonly presenting over face or scalp. We report a case of familial cylindromatosis diagnosed on the basis of clinical, dermoscopic, and histopathological findings in a 70-year-old female. The case is reported due to its rare occurrence in Indian scenario.


How to cite this article:
Chopkar AD, Rokade PR, Supekar BB, Wankhade VH. Multiple papulonodules over face and trunk: A rare case report.Turk J Dermatol 2021;15:107-112


How to cite this URL:
Chopkar AD, Rokade PR, Supekar BB, Wankhade VH. Multiple papulonodules over face and trunk: A rare case report. Turk J Dermatol [serial online] 2021 [cited 2022 May 27 ];15:107-112
Available from: https://www.tjdonline.org/article.asp?issn=1307-7635;year=2021;volume=15;issue=4;spage=107;epage=112;aulast=Chopkar;type=0