Case Reports

An Unusual Case of Genital Lesion: A Vulvar Syringoma

Abstract

Objective: Syringoma is a benign adnexal neoplasm of sweat gland, usually presenting as extra-genital lesions, while vulvar localization is rare. Moreover, syringoma is an uncommon vulvar neoplasms.
Case report: A 44-year-old woman with previous diagnosis of duodenal gastrointestinal stromal tumour, underwent a local surgical excision for an isolated, painful, vulvar lesion. The specimen was submitted for histological examination. A vulvar syringoma was diagnosed.
Conclusion: We describe this case according on its rarity and atypical presentation as well; therefore, vulvar neoplasms encompass many differential diagnoses, among which the incidence rate of syringoma is very low. Although its rarity, syringoma should be included among the differential diagnosis for vulvar neoplasm.

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Published2021-04-25
DOI https://doi.org/10.18502/jfrh.v15i1.6080
Keywords
Vulvar Neoplasms Syringoma Vulvar Diseases

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Algeri P, Rodella R, Manfredini C, Algeri M. An Unusual Case of Genital Lesion: A Vulvar Syringoma. J Fam Reprod Health. :70-73.