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Case Reports in Dermatological Medicine
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 273181, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/273181
Case Report

Large Fibroepithelial Polyp of Vulva

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Father Muller Medical College, Karnataka, 575 002 Mangalore, India

Received 2 September 2011; Accepted 11 October 2011

Academic Editors: M. Jinnin, J. T. Lear, M. Ramos-e-Silva, and J. A. Tschen

Copyright © 2011 Mahesha H. Navada et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

A rare case of a large fibroepithelial polyp (FEP) of the vulva is described. The polypoidal growth was 10 cm in its largest diameter, having a long pedicle with features of inflammation secondary to infection, and was found arising from the left labia majora. The patient did not manifest any signs of recurrence following excision. A large and infected FEP of the vulva is a rare occurrence and hence reported.