Acanthoma

What is Acanthoma?

A tumor formed by proliferation of epithelial squamous cells.

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Hi, I have lumps under the skin where the ear connects with the head, where the frames of the glasses stand. First it appeared on the left ear,...

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Thanks for choosing HCM,
THe condition you have described is called acanthoma fissuratum or spectacle frame syndrome .the condition is due to...

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My dermatologist thought the bump under my chin was a cyst but the pathologist couldn't make a determination and sent the biopsy to a University...

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Hi, I have lumps under the skin where the ear connects with the head, where the frames of the glasses stand. First it appeared on the left ear,...

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My dermatologist thought the bump under my chin was a cyst but the pathologist couldn't make a determination and sent the biopsy to a University...

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