Polypoid Clear Cell Acanthoma of the scalp

Joseph L. Wilde, Jeffrey J. Meffert, Martha L. McCollough

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Clear cell acanthoma (CCA) is a rare, benign epithelial tumor most frequently found on the lower extremities. Its clinical appearance may vary considerably, and cases of multiple lesions have been reported. The diagnosis is made by viewing the characteristic histologic features. This case describes an unusual scalp lesion that clinically and histologically shows unique polypoid features.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)149-151
Number of pages3
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1 2001


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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Wilde, J. L., Meffert, J. J., & McCollough, M. L. (2001). Polypoid Clear Cell Acanthoma of the scalp. Cutis, 67(2), 149-151.