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Year : 2017  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 285-287

An overlooked dermatosis


Department of Dermatology, King Faisal Medical City, Abha, Saudi Arabia

Date of Web Publication21-Aug-2017

Correspondence Address:
Manal Al Rabai
King Faisal Medical City, Abha
Saudi Arabia
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DOI: 10.4103/sjmms.sjmms_75_17

PMID: 30787806

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Rabai MA. An overlooked dermatosis. Saudi J Med Med Sci 2017;5:285-7

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Rabai MA. An overlooked dermatosis. Saudi J Med Med Sci [serial online] 2017 [cited 2021 Apr 16];5:285-7. Available from: https://www.sjmms.net/text.asp?2017/5/3/285/213310

A 54-year-old male patient was admitted to the critical care unit at the King Fahd Hospital of the University with a diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome. The patient was referred to the Dermatology Department for skin rash on the chest that had been present for the past few years [Figure 1]. Lesions were asymptomatic and did not resolve with repetitive washing and scrubbing. No similar lesions were found elsewhere.
Figure 1: Multiple hyperpigmented verrucous papules on the chest

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