Submission ID: 010418

A bulldog ear on human face!!
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Forty-five old lady presented with huge hanging mass involving right side of her face and large painful ulcer over it. Mass involved right side of scalp and upper part of face including orbit with bag of worms feeling (fig a,b).Patient also had diffuse cutaneous neurofibroma all over her body and lischnodules on iris of left eye suggestive of systematic neurofibromatosistype 1 (NF-1).Large stasis ulcer involved the distal part of tumor (fig c). Careful examination didn’t reveal existence of eyeball on right side(fig d). Patient was managed surgically by debulking of the mass. Histopathologically was confirmed as neurofibroma with no anaplasia.

A bulldog ear on human face!!
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