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Multiple familial trichoepithelioma


Other Names for this Disease
  • Brooke-Fordyce trichoepitheliomas
  • Epithelioma adenoides cysticum
  • Familial multiple trichoepithelioma
  • Hereditary multiple benign cystic epithelioma
  • Trichoepithelioma multiple familial
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  • Is there any way to get rid of trichoepitheliomas? My face is full of them. I have tried different kinds of laser treatments, but the tumors regrow. Click here for answer

  • What is multiple familial trichoepithelioma? I was diagnosed with this condition, but no one else in my family has it. How can this be? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • Brooke-Fordyce trichoepitheliomas
  • Epithelioma adenoides cysticum
  • Familial multiple trichoepithelioma
  • Hereditary multiple benign cystic epithelioma
  • Trichoepithelioma multiple familial
Related Diseases
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.