Plasma cell orificial mucositis is a relatively rare condition which may occur on mucous membranes. Plasmoacanthoma is a verrucous tumor with plasmacytic infiltration and has been described as a separate disease entity. Such a tumor is supposed to occur without lesions which could be compatible with plasma cell orificial mucositis. The present case report documents the coexistence of both conditions in one single patient. This observation suggests that both conditions are part of one single disease entity.
Prof. Dr. P.C.M. van de Kerkhof, Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, PO Box 9101, NL-6500 Nijmegen (The Netherlands)
Received: February 28, 1994
Accepted: September 12, 1994
Published online: October 07, 2009
Number of Print Pages : 4
Vol. 191, No. 1, Year 1995 (Cover Date: 1995)
Journal Editor: Saurat J.-H. (Geneva)
ISSN: 1018-8665 (Print), eISSN: 1421-9832 (Online)
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