Punch and Scoop Technique for Removing Pilomatricoma.
Pilomatricomas are benign calcifying neoplasms derived from follicle matrix cells. Standard treatment for pilomatricomas involves complete surgical excision, with an overall low rate of recurrence. We discuss a simple alternative surgical technique that allows for removal of the lesion with less residual defect than complete excision.
Medical Subject Headings
Child, Preschool; Female; Hair Diseases; Humans; Pilomatrixoma; Skin Neoplasms; Trichloroacetic Acid