Home | Recent Submissions | Search | Diagnosis | Quiz | Submit an Image | Index | Blog |About GSA
<< Back to Diagnosis Page  
Image Number 213 (Pitted keratolysis)


Diagnosis: Pitted keratolysis

Site: Hand,palm

Sex: M

Age: 43

Type: Clinical

Description: Pitted and punched-out erosions

Submitted by: Professor Jayakar Thomas

View Full Size

Differential Diagnosis

History: A male farmer presented with hykeratotic punched-out erosions over his palms.This is a case of pitted keratolysis or keratolysis punctata caused by Corynebacterium of Taplan.

Search DermNetNZ   eMedicine   PubMed   Dermatology Online   Archives   JAAD for "Pitted keratolysis"

buy accutane
Home  |  Recent Submissions  |  Search  | Diagnosis  |  Quiz  |  Submit an Image  |  Index  |  About GSA

Copyright © 2005 Global Skin Atlas