{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Malignant Proliferating Trichilemmal Tumor of the Scalp: A Systematic Review ((Non-Physician Credit))

Activity Steps


The certificate for this activity is for NON-PHYSICIANS.

Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Distinguish the causes of malignant proliferating trichilemmal tumor (MPTT) of the scalp from other scalp masses.
  2. Identify clinical presentations that may indicate severity of disease.
  3. Formulate appropriate cancer staging workup and treatment plan according to the stage.
  4. Select patient-specific treatment approaches to decrease the likelihood of local recurrence and metastasis.
Price: $15.00


  • ACCME 1.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Test Code: AJDN1221
Published: December 2021
Expires: 11/30/2023
Required Passing Score: 5/7 (71%)
Authors: Muhammad Osto, BS, Nathan Parry, BS, Rafey Rehman, BS, Uddin Ahmed, BS, and Darius Mehregan, MD
Categories: Dermatology , Pathology
Topics: Malignancies , Scalp , Tumor