Unusual association between acrokeratosis verruciformis of Hopf and multiple keratoacanthomas. Successful therapy with acitretin

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2004 Jun;2(6):440-2. doi: 10.1046/j.1439-0353.2004.04776.x.

Abstract

A 62-year-old man presented with the unusual association of acrokeratosis verruciformis of Hopf and multiple keratoacanthomas. Both conditions were treated successfully with acitretin.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Acitretin / therapeutic use*
  • Acrodermatitis / complications
  • Acrodermatitis / drug therapy*
  • Acrodermatitis / pathology*
  • Darier Disease / complications
  • Darier Disease / drug therapy*
  • Darier Disease / pathology*
  • Humans
  • Keratoacanthoma / complications
  • Keratoacanthoma / drug therapy*
  • Keratoacanthoma / pathology*
  • Keratolytic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Leg / pathology
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Rare Diseases / drug therapy
  • Rare Diseases / pathology
  • Treatment Outcome

Substances

  • Keratolytic Agents
  • Acitretin