Diagnostic Workup and Treatment of a Rare Apocrine Hidrocystoma Affecting the Oral Mucosa: A Clinical and Histological Case Report.
- Pier Paolo Poli,
- Luca Creminelli,
- Valeria Moramarco,
- Alessandro Del Gobbo,
- Franco Ferrante,
- Carlo Maiorana
Case Rep Dent 2017 11;2017:9382812. Epub 2017 Jul 11.
Oral Surgery and Implantology Units, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery and Odontostomatology, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, University of Milan, Via Commenda 10, 20122 Milan, Italy.
Apocrine hidrocystomas are rare benign cystic tumors originating from the secretory portion of apocrine sweat glands. To the best of our knowledge, there is no evidence currently available reporting the presence of apocrine hidrocystomas in the oral cavity. Therefore, this case report aims to describe the clinical and histological features of an apocrine hidrocystoma affecting the oral mucosa. Read More