Cutaneous neuromuscular choristoma: Case report and review of the literature

I-Hsin Shih, Jia-Ru Wang, Chih-Hsiang Chang, Chih-Hsun Yang
2012 Zhōnghuá Pífūkē Yīxué Zázhì  
Neuromuscular choristoma, also known as benign triton tumor, is an uncommon developmental tumor composed of skeletal muscle and neural elements. The majority of cases reported have occurred in infants and have been generally associated with a large nerve, such as the brachial plexus or sciatic nerve. To date, only three cases of cutaneous lesions have been reported in the English literature. We describe a 28-year-old female presented with a soft, pedunculated papule on the presternal region
more » ... e birth and review the literature of neuromuscular choristoma.
doi:10.1016/j.dsi.2012.01.002 fatcat:namkgopc3nezfjedpw6zlixrh4