Malignant Chondroid Syringoma: A Case Report with Review of Literature
Veenita Yogi*, OP Singh, and Vivek Tiwari
Department of Radiation, Oncology, Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.
- *Corresponding Author:
- Veenita Yogi
HIG 315, Bagmugalia Katara Hills
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462043, India
Received: 20/10/2013 Accepted: 17/02/2014 Revised: 12/02/2014
Among malignant tumour of the skin, sweat gland origin tumours are rare. Malignant chondroid syringoma probably is one of the rarest subtypes and poorly understood. It lacks distinctive clinical features, often delaying initial diagnosis leads late therapeutic management. The wide surgical excision, adjuvant radiation therapy with or without chemotherapy as well as patient education is critical in facilitating long term survival.