Basaloid Follicular Hamartoma Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Dec 15, 2017
  • Author: Kara Melissa T Torres, MD, DPDS; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

The clinical differential diagnoses of solitary/localized basaloid follicular hamartoma (BFH) includes the following [2, 17, 23, 39] :

The clinical differential diagnoses of multiple basaloid follicular hamartoma/generalized basaloid follicular hamartoma syndrome (GBFHS) includes the following [2, 9, 23] :

The clinical differential diagnoses of linear unilateral basaloid follicular hamartoma (LUBFH) includes the following [33, 25, 32] :

The histological differential diagnoses of basaloid follicular hamartoma includes the following [17] :

  • Trichoepithelioma

  • Basal cell carcinoma

  • Infundibulocystic basal cell carcinoma

  • Fibroepithelioma of Pinkus

  • Fibrofolliculoma

  • Trichofolliculoma

  • Hair follicle nevus

  • Nevus sebaceous

  • Trichoblastic fibroma

Differential Diagnoses