Subungual glomus tumor of the hallux. A case report.

Published online: Jun 27 2001

Koti, Bhattacharryya, Ewen, Maffulli,

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Department of Pathology, University of Aberdeen Medical School, Scotland, United Kingdom.


The authors report a rare case of subungual glomus tumor in the right hallux, which was excised with complete relief of symptoms. They provide a brief description of histological features and review the literature.