International Journal of Trichology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 38--40

A serpentine inside eccrine spiradenoma: A new trichoscopic sign


Balachandra S Ankad1, Savitha L Beergouder1, Vijay Domble2, L Sujana1 
1 Department of Dermatology, Nijalingappa Medical College, Bagalkot, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Pathology, Nijalingappa Medical College, Bagalkot, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Balachandra S Ankad
Department of Dermatology, S. Nijalingappa Medical College, Navanagar, Bagalkot - 587 102, Karnataka
India

Trichoscopy being an in vivo technique aids in magnification of cutaneous structures with appropriate pattern and color. A female presented with erythematous tumor on scalp. Histopathology showed features of eccrine spiradenoma. Authors evaluated trichoscopic patterns in eccrine spiradenoma. It demonstrated specific trichoscopic pattern in the form of linear red structure appearing as «SQ»serpentine«SQ». Authors believe that this new trichoscopic pattern is hallmark of eccrine spiradenoma and can be utilized in the diagnosis.


How to cite this article:
Ankad BS, Beergouder SL, Domble V, Sujana L. A serpentine inside eccrine spiradenoma: A new trichoscopic sign.Int J Trichol 2015;7:38-40


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Ankad BS, Beergouder SL, Domble V, Sujana L. A serpentine inside eccrine spiradenoma: A new trichoscopic sign. Int J Trichol [serial online] 2015 [cited 2020 Jul 3 ];7:38-40
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