The hair follicle bulge marker PHLDA1 differentiates between desmoplastic trichoepitheliomas and nonulcerated examples of morphoeic BCCs. We suggest incorporating PHLDA1 in the diagnostic work-up of difficult to differentiate basaloid tumours.
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