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Syringoma in Adult
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Syringoma in Adult

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Contributors: Mat Davey MD, Belinda Tan MD, PhD, Lowell A. Goldsmith MD, MPH
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Synopsis

Syringomas are benign skin-adnexal tumors that present as small, dome-shaped papules, often in a periorbital distribution; they may, however, occur at any site on the body. Syringomas likely arise from luminal cells of eccrine sweat ducts. The tumors are asymptomatic but do persist over time. They are more common in women. They occur with increased frequency in patients with Down syndrome. Treatment is for cosmetic purposes.

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ICD10CM:
D23.9 – Other benign neoplasm of skin, unspecified

SNOMEDCT:
302828001 – Syringoma

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Last Updated: 11/01/2018
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Syringoma : Face, Smooth papules, Tiny papules, Cheeks
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