Punch and Scoop Technique for Removing Pilomatricoma.
Maranda EL, Riyaz F, Shwayder T. Punch and Scoop Technique for Removing Pilomatricoma.. Pediatric dermatology 2017; 34(5):622-623.
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