Cutaneous Leiomyoma, Thigh

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Title: Cutaneous Leiomyoma, Thigh
Description: Photograph of many small, red bumps on an individual’s thigh.

Fotografía de muchos bultos pequeños y rojos en el muslo de una persona.

Cutaneous leiomyomas are benign (not cancer) tumors that form in the muscle tissue around a hair follicle. Here they are shown on the thigh.

Los leiomiomas cutáneos son tumores benignos (no cancerosos) que se forman en el tejido muscular alrededor de los folículos capilares. En la imagen se observan en el muslo.
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Skin
Type: Color, Photo (JPEG format)
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Edward Cowen, MD, MHSc (Photographer)
AV Number: CDR765495
Date Created: October 15, 2014
Date Added: October 28, 2014
Reuse Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and can be freely reused. Please credit the source and, where possible, the creator listed above.