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Trichofolliculoma

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history The diagnosis of trichofolliculoma is considered when a solitary slow-growing asymptomatic lesion appears on the face, neck, or scalp. Patients sometimes complain of thin hairs growing from the lesion and have cosmetic concerns associated with it. Characteristic findings on physical…

Trichoepitheliomas

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history The diagnosis of trichoepithelioma is considered when a patient presents with solitary and asymptomatic papules on the face. If a patient presents with multiple asymptomatic papulonodules on the face, as well as other areas of the body including the trunk…

Trichodiscoma

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history The diagnosis of trichodiscoma is considered when a solitary skin-colored lesion that is smooth and firm, but is otherwise asymptomatic, is present on the face, trunk, or thighs. If multiple such lesions appear and there is a family history of…

Trichoblastoma

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history The diagnosis of trichoblastoma is considered when an asymptomatic raised skin-colored lesion appears on the scalp or the face of an individual. Cosmesis regarding the size or location of the lesion is a major patient concern associated with trichoblastomas. Characteristic…

Trichoadenoma (Trichoadenoma of Nikolowski)

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history The diagnosis of trichoadenoma is considered when a patient presents with an asymptomatic solitary lesion on the face or buttock. Characteristic findings on physical examination Trichoadenomas are typically found on either the face or buttocks. They are usually solitary nodules…

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