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Unusual xanthogranuloma

Case-based review, 1 - 3
doi: 10.11138/cderm/2018.6.1.001
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Xanthogranuloma is a benign histiocytic tumor that usually affects children, rarely adults and in very few cases elderly. Xanthogranuloma can reach any part of the skin, with predominance in the face, trunk and neck, but it can be extra-cutaneous.
It usually regress spontaneously in children but it is not the case in adults.
We report a case of voluminous xanthogranuloma of the scalp in an elderly subject.

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    doi: 10.11138/cderm/2018.6.1.001
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