Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia
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COSECHEN, Mayara Schulze et al. Erosive adenomatosis of the nipple. An. Bras. Dermatol. [online]. 2011, vol.86, n.4, suppl.1, pp. 17-20. ISSN 0365-0596. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0365-05962011000700003.
Erosive adenomatosis of the nipple is a complex benign mammary proliferation that can be misdiagnosed as a malignant mammary neoplasm. The most common clinical presentation includes discharge, erythema, erosion and crusting. The process is usually asymptomatic. It resembles benign conditions such as contact dermatitis, psoriasis and infections, but its main differential diagnosis is Paget's disease. Treatment is usually surgical and the prognosis is excellent
Keywords : Adenoma; Breast; Breast Diseases; Histology.