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Glomus Tumor

Glomus tumors are benign tumors that develop in glomus bodies which are temperature regulating vascular structures usually found at the finger tips. The tumor often develops in the tissue under the fingernail.

  • The American Board of  Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Allegheny General Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh  Medical Center
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery: AAHS
  • Alpha Omega Alpha