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European Journal of Dermatology


Dermpath & Clinic: Multiple clear cell acanthomas Volume 27, numéro 5, September-October 2017


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1 Department of Dermatology, Addenbrookes Hospital Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
2 Department of Histopathology, Addenbrookes Hospital Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

A 70-year-old Caucasian male patient presented with a 10-year history of mildly itchy lesions over the anterior aspect of his thighs (figure 1A, B). The lesions appeared as erythematous papules which persisted and gradually enlarged over time with new lesions developing only occasionally. He had a background of hay fever and hypercholesterolaemia on regular rosuvastatin. On examination, he had multiple light brown papules with slight surface scale, with nine lesions on the left and three on the [...]