epidermal papule

epidermal papule

A nonspecific term for a papillary skin lesion in which the neoplastic component is of epidermal origin, and thus encompasses various benign and malignant conditions.
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In 25% of cases, it is associated with pea-sized fibrous epidermal papules and together these findings are known as Buschke-Olledorf syndrome.