By Gary M. White, MD

This benign, uncommon adnexal tumor of the skin is also called a mixed tumor of the skin. Malignant chondroid syringoma may occur de novo or in association with a benign chondroid syringoma.


A slow-growing, firm, dome-shaped solitary papule or dermal nodule on the head or neck of an older patient is most common.


Complete surgical excision is appropriate.


A 16-year-old boy. Dermatology Online Journal 17(12)


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