Spiroma | definition of spiroma by Medical dictionary
spiroma (spi-ro'ma) [? + oma, tumor]
Multiple, benign, cystic epithelioma of the sweat glands. See: spiradenoma
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(6) Liu in 1949 first described and termed it as eccrine acrospiroma, where spiroma
means adenoma of sweat glands and acro means the top most or end.
Although histology is used to distinguish benign from malignant eccrine spiromas
, there have been reports of tumors with bland tissue architecture that recurred locally or metastasized.