Format

Send to

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
Dermatol Online J. 2009 Oct 15;15(10):14.

Eruptive angiokeratomas on the glans penis.

Author information

1
Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA.

Erratum in

  • Dermatol Online J. 2010 Sep;16(9):17. Zedek, Daniel C [added].

Abstract

Angiokeratomas are benign proliferations of dilated thin-walled blood vessels in the upper dermis with overlying epidermal hyperkeratosis. There are several clinical variants of angiokeratomas: 1. Fordyce: smooth reddish-purple papules on scrotum or vulva; 2. Mibelli: hyperkeratotic papules on fingers or toes, solitary, multiple, or circumscriptum (grouped papules usually on an extremity); 4. angiokeratoma corporis diffusum, widespread papules that are a manifestation of one of several inherited lysozomal storage diseases. Herein, we report a rare case of multiple angiokeratomas of Fordyce on the corona of the glans penis.

PMID:
19951632
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Loading ...
    Support Center