Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 3, Number 5, October 2012, pages 297-299

Variant Distribution of Skin Lesions in Angiokeratoma Circumscriptum: Report of an Untypical Case


Figure 1.
Figure 1. (a) Left upper back with clusters of individual, punctuate and dark red to purple papules. (b) Left anterior chest with multiple, tiny, red-purple and hyperkeratotic papules. (c) Localized, protruding, verrucous and red-purple papules over left elbow and discrete and tiny papules scattered along left arm. Permanent scars produced by laser treatment are also in revelation.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Microscopy (x 100) of histology of skin showed hyperkeratosis of epidermis, increased thickness of the granular layer and dilation of subpapillary vessels. Lymphohistiocytic infiltrate appeared around the wall of dilated vessel.