Pedal Presentation of Superficial Acral Fibromyxoma – A Case Report

Robin Lenz, DPM
Rene Kafka, DPM
Kevin Jules, DPM
Bradley W. Bakotic, DPM, DO

Superficial acral fibromyxoma is a benign and slow-growing solitary soft-tissue neoplasm. Since being described in 2001, more than 100 cases of superficial acral fibromyxoma on the foot have been reported worldwide, none of which have been reported in the podiatric medical literature. Only nine cases of superficial acral fibromyxoma have been reported with presentation on the plantar heel. We report an unusual case of a 47-year-old Jamaican woman with a painful, erythematous nodule on her right heel that was diagnosed as superficial acral fibromyxoma. (J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 107(1): 72-75, 2017)…

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