Carrie W Cobb, Author at Dermatology Advisor

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Verruciform xanthoma

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history An asymptomatic, long-standing lesion, often found on mucosal surfaces (intraoral or genital), but may be seen cutaneously (Figure 1). Figure 1. Cutaneous verruciform xanthoma Characteristic findings on physical examination On mucosal surfaces there are usually white papules and plaques. On…

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