sweat gland carcinoma

sweat gland car·ci·no·ma

usually a solitary tumor, nodular and fixed to the skin and underlying structure, having slow growth for long periods followed by rapid growth and dissemination.

sweat gland car·ci·no·ma

(swet gland kahr'si-nō'mă)
Usually a solitary tumor, nodular and affixed to the skin and underlying structures, having slow growth for long periods followed by rapid growth and dissemination.
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[6] The role of chemotherapy in eccrine sweat gland carcinoma and especially malignant acrospiroma is not clear.
Dave, "Eccrine sweat gland carcinoma with metastases," British Journal of Dermatology, vol.
The histopathological differential diagnosis included a primary sweat gland carcinoma (aggressive digital papillary adenocarcinoma) as well as a metastatic adenocarcinoma from an upper gastrointestinal or pancreaticobiliary tract origin.
Endocrine mucin-producing sweat gland carcinoma (EMPSGC) is an uncommon low-grade adnexal carcinoma of the skin with neuroendocrine differentiation.
Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma.--Although vulvar sweat gland carcinoma is very rare, accounting for less than 1% of all malignant vulvar tumors, adenoid cystic carcinoma accounts for approximately 20% to 25% of all Bartholin gland malignancies.
A histologic and immunohistochemical comparison of ductal mammary carcinoma, ductal sweat gland carcinoma, and salivary duct carcinoma.
It has also been described as malignant hidroacanthoma simplex, sweat gland carcinoma, malignant intra-epidermal eccrine poroma, eccrine poro-epithelioma, dysplastic poroma, malignant syringoacanthoma and porocarcinoma.
Homologous carcinomas of the breasts, skin, and salivary glands: a histologic and immunohistochemical comparison of ductal mammary carcinoma, ductal sweat gland carcinoma, and salivary duct carcinoma.
Sweat gland carcinoma of the hand (malignant acrospiroma).
[1] Biddlestone et al have described a young girl with progression of a histologically benign hidradenoma to a malignant sweat gland carcinoma with metastasis over a period of 11 years.
It is generally accepted that the first case of a sweat gland carcinoma was reported as early as 1865 by the renowned French pathologist Victor Andre Cornil.
Sweat gland carcinoma: Current concepts of surgical management.