Mixed tumor of skin | definition of mixed tumor of skin by Medical dictionary
chondroid syringoma (redirected from mixed tumor of skin)
a benign tumor of sweat glands with a mucoid stroma showing cartilaginous metaplasia.
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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It is also called a mixed tumor of skin
because of the presence of both epithelial and mesenchymal components.