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A benign dermatological tumour composed of squamous or epidermal cells. Various forms are recognized including pilar sheath acanthoma, a follicular tumour usually of the upper lip and clear cell acanthoma (Degos acanthoma), found most frequently on the legs. See keratoacanthoma.

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