Definitions for eccrine porocarcinoma

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word eccrine porocarcinoma

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Eccrine Porocarcinoma

    A carcinoma with eccrine differentiation arising from the sweat glands. It may arise de novo or as a malignant transformation of a pre-existing poroma. It usually grows in the legs, buttocks, feet, and trunk and usually presents as an ulcerative plaque. It is characterized by the presence of intraepidermal and dermal nests of malignant epithelial cells. It may recur after excision and metastasize to the lymph nodes and less frequently to distal anatomic sites.

U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Eccrine Porocarcinoma

    A rare malignant neoplasm of the sweat glands. It most often develops as a form of degenerative progression from a benign ECCRINE POROMA.


Find a translation for the eccrine porocarcinoma definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these eccrine porocarcinoma definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"eccrine porocarcinoma." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 21 Apr. 2015. < porocarcinoma>.

Are we missing a good definition for eccrine porocarcinoma? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for eccrine porocarcinoma:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.