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Short Communication Volume 1 Issue 2

The Dermal Adnexa - Trichoadenoma

Anubha Bajaj*

Chemical Pathology and Haematology, Histopathologist in A.B. Diagnostics, India

*Corresponding Author: Anubha Bajaj, Chemical Pathology and Haematology, Histopathologist in A.B. Diagnostics, India.

Received: January 24, 2020; Published: January 29, 2020

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  Trichoadenoma is an exceptional, benign, cutaneous adnexal neoplasm engendered from the hair follicle, particularly infundibular portion of pilo-sebaceous unit. The neoplasm was initially scripted by Nikolowski and described as an “organoid follicular hamartoma” in 1958. Trichoadenoma chiefly represents an abortive, mature differentiation towards hair follicular structures. Currently, trichoadenoma is considered as a histological enigma although immune histochemical evaluation indicates morphological differentiation towards a distinctive follicular neoplasm [1].

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Citation

Citation: Anubha Bajaj. “The Dermal Adnexa - Trichoadenoma”. Acta Scientific Pharmacology 1.2 (2020):01-04.




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