DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/issn.2455-4529.IntJResDermatol20161428

Disseminated subcutaneous rhinosporidiosis masquerading soft tissue tumor: a rare presentation

Padmanaban K. Govindaraman, Senthilkumar M., Arumugam N., Abu A. Arshad

Abstract


Rhinosporidiosis is a chronic granulomatous disease caused by Rhinosporidium seeberi. It primarily affects nasal cavity. Cutaneous manifestation of the disease is rare. Here we report a case of disseminated subcutaneous rhinosporidiosis, clinically and radiologically suspected to be a soft tissue tumor, which was diagnosed by FNAC and confirmed by histopathological examination. 


Keywords


Rhinosporidiosis, Disseminated, Subcutaneous

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