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Diseases » Trichofolliculoma » Summary
 

What is Trichofolliculoma?

What is Trichofolliculoma?

  • Trichofolliculoma: A benign hair tumor which looks like a small lump with a tuft of hair growing out of it. The hair is often white and short. They often occur around the nose area.

Trichofolliculoma is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Trichofolliculoma, or a subtype of Trichofolliculoma, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Trichofolliculoma: Introduction

Types of Trichofolliculoma:

Broader types of Trichofolliculoma:

How serious is Trichofolliculoma?

Complications of Trichofolliculoma: see complications of Trichofolliculoma

What causes Trichofolliculoma?

Causes of Trichofolliculoma: see causes of Trichofolliculoma

What are the symptoms of Trichofolliculoma?

Symptoms of Trichofolliculoma: see symptoms of Trichofolliculoma

Complications of Trichofolliculoma: see complications of Trichofolliculoma

Trichofolliculoma: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Trichofolliculoma.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Trichofolliculoma.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Trichofolliculoma: Dermatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Trichofolliculoma.
Treatments for Trichofolliculoma: see treatments for Trichofolliculoma

Name and Aliases of Trichofolliculoma

Main name of condition: Trichofolliculoma

Other names or spellings for Trichofolliculoma:

Folliculo-sebaceous cystic hamartoma ( is a trichofolliculoma at its very late stage), Recurrent trichofolliculoma (type), Congenital trichofolliculoma (type), Sebaceous trichofolliculoma (type)

Congenital trichofolliculoma (type), Folliculo-sebaceous cystic hamartoma ( is a trichofolliculoma at its very late stage), Recurrent trichofolliculoma (type), Sebaceous trichofolliculoma (type)
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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