Angiokeratoma circumscriptum of the tongue

Indian Pediatr. 2012 Apr;49(4):316-8.


Angiokeratoma circumscriptum is rare cutaneous disorder. It usually presents as multiple,red, blue or black asymptomatic papules on lower extremities. Oral involvement, common in systemic form, is rare in localized forms. We report a case of angiokeratoma circumscriptum of tongue, involving both dorsal and ventral aspects.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Angiokeratoma / diagnosis
  • Angiokeratoma / pathology*
  • Child
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Skin Neoplasms / diagnosis
  • Skin Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Tongue / pathology*
  • Tongue Neoplasms / diagnosis
  • Tongue Neoplasms / pathology*