A Pediatric Case of Multiple Palisaded Encapsulated Neuromas of the Palms and Soles
Article first published online: 26 MAR 2014
© 2014 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Volume 31, Issue 4, pages e107–e109, July/August 2014
How to Cite
Omori, Y., Tanito, K., Ito, K., Itoh, M., Saeki, H. and Nakagawa, H. (2014), A Pediatric Case of Multiple Palisaded Encapsulated Neuromas of the Palms and Soles. Pediatric Dermatology, 31: e107–e109. doi: 10.1111/pde.12330
- Issue published online: 14 JUL 2014
- Article first published online: 26 MAR 2014
Palisaded encapsulated neuroma (PEN) usually presents as a solitary, skin-colored papule on the face in middle-aged adults. We present a rare pediatric case of multiple PEN of the palms and soles. DNA analysis of the RET proto-oncogene in our patient showed no mutations in exons 13, 15, and 16.