Ahmed Abdullah Alhumidi

Ahmed Abdullah Alhumidi

King Saud University, Saudi Arabia

Title: Approach to skin adnexal tumors


Ahmed Abdullah Alhumidi is currently working as an associate prof, and consultant of dermatopathology at King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. He attend many national and inetrnational conferences. His articles got published in may reputed journals.


Most adnexal neoplasms are uncommonly encountered in routine practice, and pathologists can recognize a limited number of frequently encountered tumors. In this review, I provide a simplified histological approach to be used by general pathologists and residents of pathology and dermatology programs. These tumors are classified into 1) tumors connected to epidermis, 2) tumors not connected to epidermis, 3) sebaceous tumors, and 4) dermal cysts.