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The regressing keratoacanthoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8045528     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The clinical and pathological features of 11 cases of regressing keratoacanthoma are presented. These lesions were from sun-exposed skin of individuals between the ages of 58 and 92 years and were of short clinical duration (2-12 months). Histologically, these lesions showed similar features and consisted of symmetrical shallow cup-shaped invaginations of thin atrophic epidermis with overhanging edges. The underlying papillary dermis demonstrated variable degrees of inflammatory infiltrate and scarring. It is important to recognize these features as representing regressed keratoacanthoma as they may be confused with other unrelated skin conditions.
K Blessing; A al Nafussi; P M Gordon
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Histopathology     Volume:  24     ISSN:  0309-0167     ISO Abbreviation:  Histopathology     Publication Date:  1994 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-08-30     Completed Date:  1994-08-30     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7704136     Medline TA:  Histopathology     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  381-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
University Department of Pathology, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Aged, 80 and over
Keratoacanthoma / pathology*
Middle Aged
Remission, Spontaneous

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