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Image Number 1576 (Porokeratosis)

 
Morphology:
Hyperpigmentation

Diagnosis: Porokeratosis

Site: Trunk

Sex: M

Age: 60

Type:

Description: Hyperpigmented patches with raised keratotic borders.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: Multiple asymptomatic brownish patches with elevated keratotic edges involving the upper part of the trunk of many months duration with a characteristic histological picture of cornoid lamella on skin biopsy examination.

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