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Image Number 325 (Eccrine poroma)

Nodule pink

Diagnosis: Eccrine poroma

Site: Hand,palm

Sex: F

Age: 34

Type: Clinical

Description: Solitary slow growing nodule on the palm

Submitted by: Ian McColl

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Differential Diagnosis


Eccrine poroma is a benign slow growing tumour usually seen on the sole of the foot.It grows from a cup shaped depression.and bleeds easily.Treatment is by surgical excision.

Malignant eccrine poroma or porocarcinoma can develope from an eccrine poroma or arise denovo.

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