John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Stellate erosion: the dermoscopic Nikolsky sign? Volume 27, numéro 6, November-December 2017


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First Dermatology Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Delfon 124, 54643, Thessaloniki, Greece

We present the case of a 25-year-old female attending our department for evaluation of a slightly pruritic eruption, linearly involving the intertriginous mid-sternal line. According to the patient's history, the lesion first developed in her late teenage years and since then it was characterized by multiple periods of relapse and remission. Her mother and grandmother suffered similar episodes. In the past, the patient was diagnosed with “intertrigo” and was successfully managed with application [...]