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CASE REPORT
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 164-166

Gluteal malignant proliferating pilar tumor: An unusual presentation in an elderly male


1 Department of Pathology, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Shika, Zaria, Nigeria
2 Department of Medicine, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Shika, Zaria, Nigeria

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Garba Dahiru Waziri
Department of Pathology, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Shika, Zaria
Nigeria
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/atp.atp_29_18

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Malignant proliferating trichilemmal tumor, though uncommon, predominantly occurs in the scalp, trunk, head, and neck, and females are more commonly affected. It is rarely seen in the extremities, and malignant transformation is a rarity. Due to the rarity of malignant transformation, only a hand full of cases has been documented in the literature. We present an unusual case of gluteal malignant proliferating pilar tumor in an elderly male.


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