Cutaneous Leiomyoma, Thigh

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

Cutaneous leiomyomas are benign tumors that arise from smooth muscle tissue in a hair follicle, forming a papule. Here they are shown on the thigh.
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Skin
Type: Color, Photo
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.