chondroid syringoma


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chon·droid sy·rin·go·ma

a benign tumor of sweat glands with a mucoid stroma showing cartilaginous metaplasia.
Synonym(s): mixed tumor of skin

chondroid syringoma

An uncommon, benign, 0.5- to 3.0-cm skin tumour of the head and neck which affects patients above age 40, and recapitulates the histologic features of mixed tumour of the salivary gland.
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Most of the reported cases of chondroid syringoma are benign; however, a malignant variation of this tumor has been identified.
In conclusion, chondroid syringoma is an uncommon disease entity that mainly arises in the head and neck region.
A rare case of chondroid syringoma arising from the lower eyelid with ectropion.
Malignant chondroid syringoma of the face: A first reported case.
Giant benign chondroid syringoma of the cheek: Case report and review of the literature.
Chondroid syringoma of the head and neck: Clinical management and literature review.
Chondroid syringomas may be preceded by trauma and rarely prove to be malignant.
The clinical presentation of chondroid syringomas may vary; however, patients generally present with a slowly growing, asymptomatic, 0.
On physical examination, chondroid syringomas are nontender, smooth, firm, and either subcutaneous or intradermal.