INTRODUCTION: Superficial angiomyxoma is a rare benign tumour of dermis and subcutis which was first described by Carney and colleagues in 1986 as a cutaneous myxoma of carney's complex.
When the lesion is associated with Carney's complex (i.
CONCLUSION: A rare case of superficial angiomyxoma of neck without associated carney's complex in a 21 years old male patient.
Detailed cardiac and dermatological evaluation did not show other components of Carney's complex.
Carney's complex is the term used if myxomas are associated with spotty pigmentation and endocrine overactivity.
1) Carney's complex, a neuroendocrine-cardiac syndrome is a common cause of familial recurrent cardiac myxomas.
Familial recurrent atrial myxoma: Carney's complex.