Indian Journal of Dermatology
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2007  |  Volume : 52  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 109--110

Genital and perianal melanoacanthomas


Manjunath M Shenoy1, S Teerthanath2, KR Bhagavan3 
1 Department of Skin and VD, KS Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte., Mangalore - 574 160, India
2 Department of Pathology, KS Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte., Mangalore - 574 160, India
3 Department of General Surgery, KS Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte., Mangalore - 574 160, India

Correspondence Address:
Manjunath M Shenoy
Department of Skin and VD, KS Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte., Mangalore - 574 160
India

Melanoacanthoma is a benign mixed tumor of melanocytes and keratinocytes. It has been regarded as a rare variety of Seborrheic keratosis. A 50-year-old male presented with multiple asymptomatic pigmented growths on the lower abdomen, inner thighs, external genitals and perianal areas. Histopathology revealed features of melanoacanthoma. The case is being reported for unusual sites of occurrence of an uncommon cutaneous tumor.


How to cite this article:
Shenoy MM, Teerthanath S, Bhagavan K R. Genital and perianal melanoacanthomas.Indian J Dermatol 2007;52:109-110


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Shenoy MM, Teerthanath S, Bhagavan K R. Genital and perianal melanoacanthomas. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 2007 [cited 2021 Apr 17 ];52:109-110
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