Mucinous Eccrine Nevus: A Case Report and Literature ReviewChen, Jia MD; Sun, Jian-fang MD; Zeng, Xue-si MM; Liu, Yi MD; Jiang, Yi-qun MD; Li, A-mei; Song, Ya-li MDAmerican Journal of Dermatopathology: June 2009 - Volume 31 - Issue 4 - pp 387-390 doi: 10.1097/DAD.0b013e3181986cfe Extraordinary Case Report Abstract Author Information Abstract Mucinous eccrine nevus (MEN) is a rare variant of eccrine nevus, characterized by a proliferation of normal eccrine structure surrounded by mucin deposits. We report herein the eighth case of mucinous eccrine nevus in the literature, with abundant mucin deposits not only in the stroma surrounding the eccrine glands but also in the superficial dermis. The literature is reviewed. Author Information From the Department of Pathology, Institute of Dermatology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Nanjing, China. Reprints: Prof Jian-fang Sun, MD, Department of Pathology, Institute of Dermatology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, No. 12, Jiang-wangmiao Street, Nanjing, Jiangsu 210042, China (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). © 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.