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Benign chondroid syringoma of foot: a clinical dilemma

Journal of Cancer Prevention & Current Research
Sonam Sharma,1 Sansar Chand Sharma2

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Chondroid syringoma is a rare skin appendageal tumor which is most commonly encountered in the head and neck region. We herein report an unusual case of a benign chondroid syringoma of the left foot in a 40-year-old female which posed as a diagnostic conundrum. The approach to such a case, differential diagnosis and the management of this rare entity is also presented.


benign, chondroid syringoma, cytology, foot, differential diagnosis, rare entity, ductal elements, leucocyte count, plasmacytoid appearance, cytomorphological findings, fibrillary stroma, myoepithelial cells, hematoxylin and eosin