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Benign neoplasm of sweat gland

MedGen UID:
146888
Concept ID:
C0684354
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Benign Neoplasm of Sweat Gland; benign neoplasm of sweat gland; Benign Neoplasm of the Sweat Gland; benign neoplasm of the sweat gland; Benign Sweat Gland Neoplasm; benign sweat gland neoplasm; Benign sweat gland tumor; Benign Sweat Gland Tumor; benign sweat gland tumor; benign sweat gland tumour; Benign Tumor of Sweat Gland; benign tumor of sweat gland; Benign Tumor of the Sweat Gland; benign tumor of the sweat gland; benign tumour of sweat gland; benign tumour of the sweat gland; sweat gland benign neoplasm; Sweat Gland Neoplasm, Benign; sweat gland neoplasm, benign; Sweat gland tumor, benign
SNOMED CT: Benign sweat gland tumor (81393009); Sweat gland tumor, benign (81393009); Benign neoplasm of sweat gland (92422009)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0021489

Definition

An epithelial neoplasm that arises from the sweat gland and is characterized by the absence of atypical or malignant cytological and architectural features, and absence of invasive features or metastatic potential. [from NCI]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

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Cutis 2021 Jun;107(6):E5-E9. doi: 10.12788/cutis.0280. PMID: 34314321
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Am J Clin Dermatol 2020 Dec;21(6):855-880. doi: 10.1007/s40257-020-00532-0. PMID: 32651806
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Diagnosis

Rao EM, Knackstedt TJ
Int J Dermatol 2022 Jul;61(7):812-820. Epub 2021 Sep 8 doi: 10.1111/ijd.15893. PMID: 34494261
Svoboda SA, Rush PS, Garofola CJ, Grider DJ, Prickett KA, Phillips MA
Cutis 2021 Jun;107(6):E5-E9. doi: 10.12788/cutis.0280. PMID: 34314321
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Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg 2021 Nov-Dec 01;37(6):e208-e209. doi: 10.1097/IOP.0000000000002019. PMID: 34284427
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Ansai SI
J Dermatol 2017 Mar;44(3):315-326. doi: 10.1111/1346-8138.13555. PMID: 28256768

Therapy

Goto H
Curr Treat Options Oncol 2022 May;23(5):736-748. Epub 2022 Mar 26 doi: 10.1007/s11864-022-00971-3. PMID: 35347560
Lacouture ME, Patel AB, Rosenberg JE, O'Donnell PH
Oncologist 2022 Mar 11;27(3):e223-e232. doi: 10.1093/oncolo/oyac001. PMID: 35274723Free PMC Article
Alster TS, Harrison IS
Am J Clin Dermatol 2020 Dec;21(6):855-880. doi: 10.1007/s40257-020-00532-0. PMID: 32651806
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Prognosis

Seger EW, Neill BC, Tolkachjov SN
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Joshy J, Mistry K, Levell NJ, van Bodegraven B, Vernon S, Rajan N, Craig P, Venables ZC
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Yuda Handaya A, Anwar SL, Fauzi AR, Werdana VAP
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Sundling RA, So E, Logan DB
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Mod Pathol 2006 Feb;19 Suppl 2:S93-S126. doi: 10.1038/modpathol.3800511. PMID: 16446719

Clinical prediction guides

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Eur J Dermatol 2022 Apr 1;32(2):181-186. doi: 10.1684/ejd.2022.4241. PMID: 35866909
Plotzke JM, Adams DJ, Harms PW
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Recent systematic reviews

Lai M, Muscianese M, Piana S, Chester J, Borsari S, Paolino G, Pellacani G, Longo C, Pampena R
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2022 Sep;36(9):1524-1540. Epub 2022 May 25 doi: 10.1111/jdv.18210. PMID: 35536546Free PMC Article
Rao EM, Knackstedt TJ
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