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Image Number 1899 (Acral fibrokeratoma)

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Diagnosis: Acral fibrokeratoma

Site: Toes

Sex: M

Age: 40


Description: Horn-like lesion.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


Acral fibrokeratoma, often called acquired dtgital fibrokeratoma, is characterized by a pinkish, hyperkeratotic, hornlike projection occurring on a finger, toe, or palm. The projection usually emerges from a collarette of elevated skin. The lesion resembles a rudimentary supernumerary digit, cutaneous horn, or a neuroma.

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