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vulvar mammary-like gland adenoma

Monday 8 February 2021

Mammary-like gland adenoma of the vulva

Hidradenoma papilliferum (HP) of the anogenital region, which was previously thought to be an apocrine tumour, is now believed to be derived from anogenital mammary-like glands (MLG) and is more accurately termed MLG adenoma.

References

- PMID: 19404851 doi : 10.1080/00313020902884493