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CASE REPORT
Year : 2019  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 86-88

Masson's tumor on the forehead: A rare and Benign entity


1 Department of Dermatology Venereology, Seth G.S. College and K.E.M Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Leprology, Seth G.S. College and K.E.M Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Dr. Uday S Khopkar
Seth G.S. College and K.E.M Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ijdpdd.ijdpdd_53_19

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Masson's tumor is a rare, benign, reactive proliferating vascular lesion. The most commonly affected sites are the head, neck, and extremities. We present a 29-year-old male, a case of Masson's tumor over the forehead. Masson's tumor, with the involvement of the forehead is rare and intriguing in this case. Masson's tumor is a benign tumor that may get confused on histopathology with malignant tumors; hence, dermatologists need to understand this entity to avoid unnecessary confusion.


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