Multiple warty dyskeratomas on the scalp

Department of Dermatology, Goztepe Training and Research Hospital.
Dermatology online journal 02/2009; 15(2):8.
Source: PubMed


Warty dyskeratoma is usually characterized by solitary papules or nodules which reveal acantholytic dyskeratosis histopathologically. Warty dyskeratoma most commonly presents as a single lesion, but there are a few case reports of patients with multiple lesions. Herein we report a female patient presenting with multiple verrucous papules on the scalp diagnosed clinically and histopathologically as warty dyskeratoma.

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