Acrokeratosis paraneoplastica (Bazex syndrome): An atypical presentation

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A 62-year-old male presented with a 2-year history of hyperkeratotic lesions of the hands and feet. Previous treatment with topical steroids was unsuccessful. A complete physical examination revealed the presence of blood in the stool, and sigmoidoscopy showed an ulcerative growth at the rectosigmoid junction. The histopathology showed adenocarcinoma.

Original languageEnglish
JournalDermatology Online Journal
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2004


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  • Dermatology

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