Disseminated subcutaneous rhinosporidiosis masquerading soft tissue tumor: a rare presentation

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


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. 


Rhinosporidiosis, Disseminated, Subcutaneous

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