Download Full Text (749 KB)
mucoepidermoid carcinoma, MEC, neoplasms, adenocarcinoma
Dermatology | Neoplasms | Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
Mucoepidermoid carcinoma (MEC) is a well-documented malignant tumor commonly found in the salivary glands. Cutaneous involvement is very rare, especially when presenting as a primary cutaneous neoplasm. Gallagher first described primary cutaneous MEC in 1959 and since then, to the best of our knowledge, there have been approximately 20 reports published in the literature. Here we present a very rare case of primary cutaneous mucoepidermoid carcinoma.
Cooper, Hassie DO; Farsi, Maheera DO; Miller, Richard DO; Kamrani, Pay; and Victor, Dudith Pierre, "A Rare Case of Primary Cutaneous Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma" (2020). West Florida Division Virtual Research Day. 20.