Benign Epidermal Tumors

  • Michael B. MorganEmail author


There are a variety of things, including benign epidermal neoplasms, that may be discovered incidentally in the search for meaningful neoplasms or answers. These neoplasms consist of a hodgepodge of benign tumors confined to the epithelium which may occasionally evoke quandary in regard to identity or confusion with malignancy. The topics of this chapter will include verruca (VV), seborrheic keratosis (SK) and clear cell acanthoma (CCA). Other benign entities that can be so considered, including prurigo nodularis, lichen simplex chronicus and pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia, are discussed in the following chapter.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Bay Area Dermatopathology Ameripath, and Director of Primary Care Institute, Dermpath DiagnosticsUniversity of South Florida College of Medicine, and Director, Dermatopathology, Haley V.A. Hospital, and Managing DirectorTampaUSA

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