|IMAGES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
|Year : 2019 | Volume
| Issue : 1 | Page : 74-75
A case of cutaneous horn arising in verrucous epidermal nevus
Anupama Bains1, Neha Bagga2, Deepak Vedant2, Abhishek Bhardwaj3, Aasma Nalwa2
1 Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, AIIMS, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
2 Department of Pathology, AIIMS, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
3 Department of Dermatology, AIIMS, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
|Date of Web Publication||12-Mar-2018|
Dr. Anupama Bains
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, AIIMS, Basni Phase-2, Jodhpur - 342 005, Rajasthan
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|How to cite this article:|
Bains A, Bagga N, Vedant D, Bhardwaj A, Nalwa A. A case of cutaneous horn arising in verrucous epidermal nevus. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2019;85:74-5
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Bains A, Bagga N, Vedant D, Bhardwaj A, Nalwa A. A case of cutaneous horn arising in verrucous epidermal nevus. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol [serial online] 2019 [cited 2019 Dec 10];85:74-5. Available from: http://www.ijdvl.com/text.asp?2019/85/1/74/227158
A 14-year-old male presented with multiple pigmented warty papules arranged in a linear fashion over the right side of the neck and right ear lobule since birth. Since the past one year, the patient noticed two skin-colored keratotic projections developing from the same lesion [Figure 1]. Clinical and histological findings were consistent with the diagnosis of verrucous epidermal nevus with cutaneous horn.
|Figure 1: Multiple pigmented warty papules over the neck arranged in a linear fashion with overlying cutaneous horn|
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