Skip to Content
Medical Term:

benign lymphocytoma cutis


a soft red to violaceous skin nodule often involving the head, caused by dense infiltration of the dermis by lymphocytes and histiocytes, often forming lymphoid follicles, separated from the epidermis by a narrow noninfiltrating layer.

Synonym(s): cutaneous pseudolymphoma, Spiegler-Fendt sarcoid

© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.