Fibroepithelial Polyp of Nail Bed
Sameeah Hanif, Muhammad Nawaz
Fibroepithelial polyp is a benign condition in which there is outgrowth of epidermis and dermis along with fibrovascular tissue in a polypoid fashion. It is also known as fibroma, acrochordon and skin tag. They are usually found in skin folds of areas such as axilla, neck, inguinal or submandibular region. It is generally considered pseudo tumor caused by hyperplasia or inflammation secondary to a local lesion. In this case report a rare type of lesion is described that was found at the nail bed. It was removed surgically.
Fibroepithelial polyp, Acrochordon, Skin tag.