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September 1973

Ultrastructure of a Pilar Tumor

Author Affiliations

Oxford, England

From Harkness (Dr. Roberts) and Gibson (Dr. Jerrome) Laboratories, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, England.

Arch Dermatol. 1973;108(3):399-402. doi:10.1001/archderm.1973.01620240049014

The ultrastructure of a pilar tumor of the nose is described for the first time. Evidence of sebaceous cell and possible apocrine duct cell differentiation is seen. In addition, the presence of ossification within the tumor is described, a feature not previously reported.