Nodular cutaneous amyloidoma of the extremity secondary to chronic granulomatous inflammation in setting of sarcoidosis.
- Victoria L Billero,
- Audrey A Jacobsen,
- Mariya I Miteva,
- Adam J Wulkan,
- Claudio Marasca,
- Paolo Romanelli
J Cutan Pathol 2017 Jun 20. Epub 2017 Jun 20.
Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida.
Soft tissue amyloidoma is a rare condition that presents primarily in the abdomen and/or mediastinum and more uncommonly on the extremities. Soft tissue amyloidomas on the extremities have been associated with chronic inflammation, particularly when accompanied by AA-type amyloid deposition as seen in local trauma, surgery, hypertension and diabetes. To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of nodular cutaneous amyloidoma in the setting of systemic and cutaneous sarcoidosis. Read More