Giant solitary trichoepithelioma

Dermatol Online J. 1999 May;5(1):1.


The giant solitary trichoepithelioma is a rare trichogenic tumor with potential for local recurrence. Only nine cases have been previously described in the literature, and one additional case without recurrence during the first 3.5 years of observation is presented stressing that the rate of recurrence is low.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Hair Follicle / pathology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Neoplasms, Basal Cell / pathology*
  • Skin Neoplasms / pathology*